5 Lire - Victor Emanuel III

5 Lire - Victor Emanuel III -  obverse5 Lire - Victor Emanuel III -  reverse

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Country Italy
King Vittorio Emanuele III (1900-1946)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1940-1944
Value 5 Lire (5 ITL)
Currency Lira (1861-2001)
Composition Paper
Size 98 × 61 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 28
Standard Catalog of World Paper Money
by Tracy L. Schmidt
(Krause Publications)


Portrait of Vittorio Emanuele III at left
Date at bottom center edge

Regno d'Italia
Biglietto di stato a corso legale
Lire Cinque
Istituto Poligrafico dello Stato
Officina Carte Valori

Kingdom of Italy
Legal tender ticket
Five Lire
State Polygraphic Institute
Value Cards Workshop


Eagle with sword at center

Lettering: Regio Decreto Legge 20 Maggio 1935 XIII No. 874 e Decreto Ministeriale 27 Ottobre 1939 XVII

Translation: Royal Decree-Law 20 May 1935 XIII No. 874 and Ministerial Decree 27 October 1939 XVII

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Year Signatures No. printed G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1940  305,000,000 94% (fr) An XVIII
1944  97,000,000 12% (fr) An XXII

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