20 Lira

20 Lira -  obverse20 Lira -  reverse

© A W Francis

Features

Country Turkey
Issuing bank Central Bank of Turkey
Period Republic (1923-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1966-1984
Value 20 Lira (20 TRL)
Currency Old lira (1923-2005)
Composition Paper
Size 143 × 66 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 08-22-1997
References P# 181,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
P# 187
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.

Obverse

Effigy of President Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (1881-1938); stylised flower.

Reverse

Anitkabir, Mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk and Turkish Men Sculpture at the Road of Lions entry in Ankara.

Watermark

Effigy of President Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, facing towards the middle of the note.

20 Lira -  obverse

© RuibaiK

Comments

Signatures:
Series I: Ziya Kayla, Emin Ali Serim, Yahya Arslaner
Series II: Memduh Güpgüpoğlu, Numan Aksoy
Series III: İbrahim Hakkı Aydınoğlu, Tanju Polatkan
Series IV: Osman Şıklar, Yavuz Canevi

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1966)  50,000,000 0% P# 181a; Series I, Prefix A, B, 7 digits
ND (1966)  0% P# 181b; Series I, Prefix A, B, 8 digits
ND (1974-1978)  108,034,000 15% P#187a.1; Series II, Prefix C-E84
ND (1979-1982)  216,003,000 59% P#187a.2; Series III, Prefix E85-90 & F, G, H
ND (1983-1984)  85,970,000 1.94 39% P#187b; Series IV, Prefix I-J

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