2½ Lira Red reverse

2½ Lira (Red reverse) -  obverse2½ Lira (Red reverse) -  reverse

© M. Sander

Features

Issuer Turkey
Issuing bank Central Bank of Turkey
Period Republic (1923-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1957
Value 2½ Lira (2.5 TRL)
Currency Old lira (1923-2005)
Composition Paper
Size 145 × 65 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 10-21-1976
Number N# 208388
Numista (https://numista.com)
References P# 152
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

Portrait of President Mustafa Kemal Atatürk at right

Lettering:
TÜRKİYE CUMHURİYET MERKEZ BANKASI


İKİ BUÇUK
TÜRK LİRASI

Translation: Central Bank of the Turkish Republic, Two and a Half Turkish Lira

Reverse

Former Head Office Building of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey in Ankara

Lettering:
TÜRKİYE CUMHURİYET MERKEZ BANKASI

İKİ BUÇUK TÜRK LİRASI

Translation: Central Bank of the Turkish Republic, Two and a Half Turkish Lira

Watermark

Kemal Atatürk

Comments

Signature:
Series III: Nail Gidel, Fikri Diker, Ekrem Sungar

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1957)  20 000 000 Series Ü, V, W, X, Y, Z

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