5 RUPEES

5 RUPEES -  obverse5 RUPEES -  reverse

Obverse © KRISHNA KAMESWAR@NPSEG - Reverse © NADIMPALLI RAMARAJU

Features

Country India - British
Type Standard banknote
Years 1943-
Value 5 RUPEES (5)
Currency Rupee (1862-1947)
Composition Paper
Size 110 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 10-27-1957
References P# 23
  • 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

Second issue in Green, Pink and Lavender on machine made paper with security thread. Watermark: Front facing portrait of King George VI.

Lettering:
GUARANTEED BY THE CENTRAL GOVERNMENT
RESERVE BANK
OF INDIA
I PROMISE TO PAY
THE BEARER ON DEMAND
THE SUM OF
FIVE
RUPEES
AT ANY OFFICE OF ISSUE
FOR THE RESERVE BANK OF INDIA
(SIGNATURE)
GOVERNOR

Reverse

Lettering:
RESERVE BANK
OF INDIA
Rs. 5

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1943)  P-23a, Signature C. D. DESHMUKH, Serial numbers in Black
ND (1943)  P-23b, Signature C. D. DESHMUKH, Serial numbers in Red

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