Banknote Index


Country Ceylon
Authority The Government of Ceylon
Currency Rupee
Denomination 5
Issue Start Date 1941
Issue End Date 1941
This Notes Issue Date 01/02/1941
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 127
Height in mm 76
Signatures H J Huxham & C H Collins
Security Features Watermark = Chinthe

No security Thread
Description Front King George VI at left

Guilloche pattern center
Description Back Thuparama Dagoda with Lotus stem pillars
Comments Title in center reads

"Promises to pay the bearer on demand
The sum of"

Printer = ISP
Source Bill Vesty
BNI Banknote Id 63396

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
12th Ed SCWPM General Issues P-0032    
Ceylon, 5 Rupee, P32