Banknote Index


Country Pakistan
Authority Reserve Bank of India on behalf of the Pakistan Government
Currency Rupee
Denomination 5
Issue Start Date 1948
Issue End Date 1948
This Notes Issue Date 1948
Set/Series Name Pakistan 1948 provincial issue
Number of Items in Set 5
Item Set Number 1
Set Details 1 Rupee
2 Rupee
5 Rupee
10 Rupee
100 Rupee
Type Re engraved not overprinted
Material Paper
Width in mm 101
Height in mm 63
Signatures C.D.Deshmukh
Security Features Watermark King George VI
Description Front As per India #P23a with engraved Government of Pakistan in English top watermark pane and in Urdu below
Description Back As per India P23a
Comments Interim issue after independence granted in 1947 notes were not issued until 01/04/1948 and were withdrawn from circulation starting 30/9/1948
being finally demonetized 01/01/1952
Source Bill Vesty
BNI Banknote Id 63708

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
12th Ed SCWPM General Issues P-0002    
Pakistan, 5 Rupee, P2