The Persia chapter of The Banknote Book is now available for individual sale and as a free download to subscribers. This 15-page catalog covers notes issued by the Imperial Bank of Persia from 1890 to 1932, Reichsbank (Imperial Bank) in 1916, and Reichsschuldenverwaltung (Imperial Debt Office) in 1916. Revised 17.09.2019.Read More…

This note commemorates the 80th anniversary of the founding of the University of Tehran. B290 (P155): 50,000 rials (US$1.80) Purple, brown, green, and orange. Front: Farsi text; Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. Back: English and Farsi text; tree; entrance to Tehran University; double-helix strand of DNA; Capable is / the one whoRead More…