Banknote Index


Country Sri Lanka
Authority Central Bank of Sri Lanka (Srí Lanká Maha Bänkuva)
Currency Rupee
Denomination 50
Issue Start Date 1989
Issue End Date 1990
This Notes Issue Date 05/04/1990
Set/Series Name Sri Lanka, 1987-1990 Issues
Number of Items in Set 20
Set Details 4x10Rupee, 3x20Rupee, 2x50Rupee, 4x100Rupee, 4x500Rupee, 3x1000Rupee
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 147
Height in mm 74
Security Features Solid security thread with printed CENTRAL BANK OF SRI LANKA.
Watermark: Chinthe.
Description Front Raja Maha Vihare temple, Kelaniya
Description Back Buddha statue, Lankatilaka Vihare shrine, Polonnaruwa
Comments Dated '1990-04-05'.
Printer's imprint: BRADBURY WILKINSON.
Central Bank of Sri Lanka signature variety 4b.
Source Victor M. Gonzalez Miguel
BNI Banknote Id 55208

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
17th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0098c $9.00 2011 UNC 
The Banknote Book CBSL B3b $8.00 2011 UNC 
Sri Lanka, 50 Rupee, P98c, CBSL B3b