20 Lira

20 Lira -  obverse20 Lira -  reverse

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Features

Country Turkey
Period Republic (1923-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1971-1982
Value 20 Lira (20 TRL)
Currency Old lira (1923-2005)
Composition Paper
Size 143 × 66 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 187
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.

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

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Comments

Signed: Osman Siklar (Baskan); Yavuz Canevi (Baskan Yardimcisi)
Authority: Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
Water Mark – Portrait of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk in ½ profile
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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1971-1982)  14% P#187a.1 series C-E84; black signatures
ND (1971-1982)  62% P#187a.2 series E85-90 & F, G, H, I1-36; black signatures
ND (1971-1982)  36% P#187b series I37-J; brown signatures

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