500 Rupees, Nepal, ca 2000

500 Rupees, Nepal, ca 2000

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 500 rupees note
Nepal, ca 2000
Obverse Image: King Gyanendra Bir Bikram wearing a plumed crown; Seated Devas Indra; Thyangboche (Tengboche) monastery; Old coin.
Obverse Text: 500
Reverse Image: Himalayan Tigers, coat of arms and a bank logo.
Reverse Text: RUPEES FIVE HUNDRED / 500
General Information: Watermark is Gyanendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev. Signature of Dr. Tilak Rawal.
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date made
ca 2000
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Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 7 cm x 16 cm x.01 cm; 2 3/4 in x 6 5/16 in x in
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Credit Line
Christine Y. Ferdinand and Russell D. Feingold
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National Museum of American History
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