20 Pounds


Country Egypt (Arab Republic)
Issuing bank Central Bank of Egypt
Period Arab Republic of Egypt (1953–1958, 1971–date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1978-1998
Value 20 Pounds
20 EGP = 1.28 USD
Currency Pound (1971-date)
Composition Paper
Size 155 × 69 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 52
  • 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.


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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1978  19% M. Ibrahim
1979  0% M. Ibrahim
1982  12% M.S.A. Shalaby
1983  4% M.S.A. Shalaby
1984  1.4% M.S.A. Shalaby
1985  3% A. Negm
1986  8% S. Hamed
1987  12% S. Hamed
1988  4% S. Hamed
1989  1.4% S. Hamed
1990  4% S. Hamed
1991  0% S. Hamed
1992  18% S. Hamed
1994  22% I. H. Mohamed
1995  10% I. H. Mohamed
1996  0% I. H. Mohamed
1997  3% I. H. Mohamed
1998  3% I. H. Mohamed

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