50 Rupees TYPE 3.9

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50 Rupees TYPE 3.9


Released in 1930. Printed at Nasik on white, handmade and moulded paper. THE / GOVERNMENT OF INDIA in top. Portrait of King George V in right window. Serial number on top right and lower left. 50 on all four corners. FIFTY below watermark window and RUPEES below portrait window. Circle of issue in lower margin. Relief underprint FIFTY in signature panel. Signed FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF INDIA.


FIFTY RUPEES divides the language panel. No numerals on the reverse. Languages used in top and bottom margins and central panel.


GOVERNMENT OF INDIA FIFTY RUPEES radiating from the promise text panel and GOVERNMENT/ OF INDIA with FIFTY in centre in a diamond and RUPEES FIFTY/ FIFTY RUPEES with 50 in centre in another diamond alternating as a pattern in the signature panel.

Language Panel

Type 2.


Profile portrait of George V facing right and GOVT OF INDIA.


Type No. Signature Circle of Issue Prefix
3.9.1A H. Denning Bombay V 5
3.9.1B H. Denning Calcutta V 4
3.9.1C H. Denning Cawnpore V 7
3.9.1D H. Denning Karachi V 2
3.9.1E H. Denning Lahore V 6
3.9.1F H. Denning Madras V 1
3.9.1G H. Denning Rangoon V 3
3.9.2A J.B. Taylor Bombay V 5, V 8
3.9.2B J.B. Taylor Calcutta V 4, V9
3.9.2C J.B. Taylor Cawnpore V 7
3.9.2D J.B. Taylor Karachi V 2
3.9.2E J.B. Taylor Lahore V 6
3.9.2F J.B. Taylor Madras V 1
3.9.2G J.B. Taylor Rangoon V 3