½ Rupee Japanese Government

½ Rupee (Japanese Government) -  obverse½ Rupee (Japanese Government) -  reverse

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Country Myanmar
Period Japanese Occupation (1942-1944)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1942
Value 1/2 Rupee (0.50)
Currency Rupee (1937-1943)
Composition Paper
Size 120 × 58 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 13
  • 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
ND (1942)  1.2% P#13a Block letters BA-BC.
ND (1942)  1.63 99% P#13b Block letters BD.
ND (1942)  0% P#13s Specimen.

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