Issued from 1st July 1947. Demonetised on 28th December 1952. Overprinted on Type 4.7, Chapter 4.
BURMA CURRENCY / BOARD / LEGAL TENDER IN / BURMA ONLY in four lines in red
- Forgeries of overprint in a different font exist.
- Overprint on any note other than that of the Calcutta issue office indicates a modern forgery.
|Type No.||Signature||Issue Office||Prefix||Remark|
|5.16.1||C.D. Deshmukh||Calcutta||B / 47-600001 to 1000000, B/52 000001 to 1000000 and B/53-000001 to 800000||Serial number in black.|