Banknote Index


Country Nepal
Authority Nepal Rastra Bank
Currency Rupee
Denomination 5
Issue Start Date 1986
Issue End Date 2001
This Notes Issue Date February 1996
Set/Series Name Nepal, 1981-2001 Issues
Number of Items in Set 21
Set Details 1x2Rupee, 8x5Rupee, 2x10Rupee, 2x20Rupee, 5x50Rupee, 1x100Rupee, 1x500Rupee, 1x1000Rupee
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 120
Height in mm 70
Security Features Solid security thread.
Watermark: plumed crown.
Description Front King Birendra in royal dress and cap; temple of Taleju; obverse of coin
Description Back Bank logo; yaks grazing; Mount Everest; coat of arms
Comments Nepal Rastra Bank signature variety 10.
Printer: G&D (without imrpint).
Detailed feathers in plumed crown in King Birendra portrait.
The left edge of the third line of text on front (lines at left of temple roof) align vertically.
24-mm wide serial number.
Serial number prefix 'ga'/63-94.
Source Victor M. Gonzalez Miguel
BNI Banknote Id 67892

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
20th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0030a sgn.13 $2.00 2014 UNC 
The Banknote Book B225e $1.00 2015 UNC 
Nepal, 5 Rupee, P30a sgn.13, B225e