1 Rupie


Issuer German East Africa
Type Standard banknote
Year 1916
Value 1 Rupien (1)
Currency Decimalized rupie (1904-1916)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 268661
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References P# 20
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.


Eagle at upper left 15mm high. With text "Gebucht von" at left. 6 stars in frame at upper left. Letters G3-V3 (without I3)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1916-Feb-01  100% P#20a Letters G3-V3 (without I3). Normal paper
1916-Feb-01  0% P#20b Letter Q3. Square lined paper
1916-Feb-01  0% P#20x Error. 3 instead of N3
1916-Feb-01  0% P#20y Letter V. Error without signature
1916-Feb-01  0% P#20z Error. Word "Kaiserl ches" on back ("i" dropped)

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