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25 Piastres

25 Piastres -  obverse25 Piastres -  reverse

© Maged Habib

Features

Country Egypt (Arab Republic)
Issuing bank Central Bank of Egypt
Period Arab Republic of Egypt (1953–1958, 1971–date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1979
Value 25 Piastres
0.25 EGP = 0.016 USD
Currency Pound (1971-date)
Composition Paper
Size 130 × 71 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 49
  • 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

Black and brown on gray, pale blue and orange underprint.
Al-Sayida Aisha Mosque at center.

Lettering:
البنك المركزى المصرى
خمسة وعشرون قرشا

مسجد السيدة عائشة

توقيع : محمد عبدالفتاح إبراهيم
المحافظ

٢٥ قرشا

Translation:
Central Bank of Egypt
Twenty Five Piastres

Al-Sayida Aisha Mosque

Signautre : Mohamad Abd El-Fattah Ibrahim
Governor

Reverse

Stylized A. R. E. arms, cotton, wheat and corn plants at center. Watermark: Tut-Ankh-Amoun's mask.

Lettering:
Central Bank of Egypt
Twenty Five Piastres
25

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1979  100% P# 49a. Issued note. 2.1.1979 - 11.5.1979
1979  3% P# 49s. Specimen.

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