2 Taka

2 Taka -  obverse2 Taka -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Bangladesh
Period People's Republic (1971-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 2002-2010 (1988-2010)
Value 2 Taka
2 BDT = USD 0.023
Currency Taka (1972-date)
Composition Paper
Size 100 × 60 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 202645
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References P# 6C
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Gray-green on orange and green underprint. On the right, Shaheed Minar, situated in Dhaka.

Script: Bengali

Lettering:
গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বাংলাদেশ সরকার
দুই টাকা
ভাষা আন্দোলনের শহীদ মিনার
অর্থসচিব

Translation:
PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF BANGLADESH
TWO TAKA
FINANCE SECRETORY

Reverse

Dhyal or Magpie-robin at left.

Script: Bengali

Lettering:
গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বাংলাদেশ সরকার
জাতীয় পাখি দোয়েল
দুই টাকা

Translation:
PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF BANGLADESH
TWO TAKA

Watermark

Royal Bengal Tiger and Bangladesh Bank logo

2 Taka -  obverse

© italianumismatics

Comments

Varieties:
a. Solid security thread. 4 signature varieties.
b. Security thread with microprint. Security thread reads: BANGLADESH BANK in Bengali.
c. Security thread reads: GOVERNMENT OF BANGLADESH in Bengali. 1 signature variety.
d. As c. but smaller watermark.
e. 2002 date on back. Security thread reads: Government of Bangladesh.
f. 2003 date on back. Signature in brown ink.
g. 2003 date on back. Signature in black ink.
h. 2004 date on back.
i. 2006. Existance doubtful: 2007. Embedded microprinted security thread.
j. 2007. 3mm wide segmented security thread. Bangladesh Bank logo with tiger on watermark.
k. 2007. watermark variant - without  bank logo. Narrow segmented security thread.
l, m, n same with year variety.


The Shaheed Minar also known as Martyr Monument, is a national monument in Dhaka, Bangladesh, built to commemorate all the people killed during the Bengali Language Movement demonstrations of 1952, occurred in then East Pakistan.

The Oriental Magpie Robin (Copsychus saularis)is a small bird belonging to the class Passeriformes of the Chordate phylum in the animal kingdom. It is the national bird of Bangladesh.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1988)  $ 1.06 17% P#6Ca(1) - Signature Gholam Kibria (12-1988)
ND (1989)  3% P#6Ca(2) - Signature M. K. Anwar (12-1989)
ND (1991)  $ 2.32 3% P#6Ca(3) - Signature Khorsed Alam (2-1991)
ND (1993)  4% P#6Ca(4) - Signature Nasimuddin Ahmed (3-1993)
ND (1995)  $ 0.50 3% P#6Cb(1) - Siganture Nasimuddin Ahmed
ND (1996)  $ 0.79 6% P#6Cb(2) - Siganture: Akbar Ali Khan (1-1996)
ND (1996)  1.2% P#6Cc- Signature: Akbar Ali Khan (3-1996)
ND (1996)  2% P#6Cd- Signature: Akbar Ali Khan (3-1996)
2002  $ 0.57 7% P#6Ce- Signature: Zakir Ahmed Khan
2003  $ 0.53 8% P#6Cf- Signature: Zakir Ahmed Khan
2003  $ 0.64 2% P#6Cg- Signature: Zakir Ahmed Khan
2004  $ 0.89 8% P#6Ch- Signature: Zakir Ahmed Khan
2007  $ 0.57 6% P#6Cj - Signature: Siddique ur Rahman Chowdhury
2007  $ 0.79 10% P#6Ck - Signature: Siddique ur Rahman Chowdhury
2008  $ 0.79 8% P#6Cl - Signature: Dr. Mohammad Tareq
2009  $ 0.24 8% P#6Cm- Signature: Dr. Mohammad Tareq
2010  $ 0.10 $ 0.53 45% P#6Cn- Signature: Dr. Mohammad Tareq

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