|Authority||Bosphorus Steam Navigation Co.|
|Issue Start Date||1921|
|Issue End Date||1921|
|This Notes Issue Date||1921 (AH 1337)|
|Description Front||Anchor and Cross & Crescent|
|Description Back||Administration Chirket-I-Hairie seal|
|Comments||Voucher (ticket) for use on Chirket-I-Hairie steamships in Bosporus.
There are three different types of Sirket-i Hayriye issues. There is only one known type of 40 Para.
These paper token currencies were used more generally since there was a lack of small denomination coins.
More information can be found in the book Ali Akyıldız - Para Pul Oldu (in Turkish)
|BNI Banknote Id||76107|
Catalog & Valuation Details
|Source||Catalog # / Reference||Value||Date of Value||Comments|
|Banknotes of the Ottoman Empire||Page 340||2011||Author: Mehmet Gaciroglu|