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 Banknotes of the Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi era
   Sixth issue  -   1 9 5 5   

   

In these issues, there is no watermark on the minor denominations (10 & 20 Rials banknotes). Shah's portrait is seen in suit and tie, an appearance that never repeated again on the banknotes. Banknotes of these issues are in 5 denominations and the 200 Rials banknote with a scene from Allahverdikhan bridge on the backside is not mentioned here.

Signatures: 

Fifth  series :  General director (right) : Ebrahim Zand ; Government's inspector (left): on 10, 20 & 200 banknotes: Ahmad Razavi; On  50 & 100 Rials banknotes: Mohammad Ali Varasteh.

Sixth  series :  General director (right) : Ali Asghar Naaser ; Government's inspector (left): on 10, 20 & 100 banknotes: Nezaameddin Emaami; On the 50 Rials banknotes: Nasrollah Jahaangir.


10 Rials

Obverse: Profile of the young Shah and a view from Apadana Palace in Persepolis, date: 1333 (1954 A.D).

Reverse: The tomb of Avicenna in Hamedaan.


20 Rials

Obverse: Profile of the Shah, fight of Darius the great and the evil from persepolis carvings, date: 1333 (1954 A.D).

 Reverse: The new central building of the National bank of Iran in Tehran.


50 Rials

Reverse: A view from Koohrang tunnel and its dam.


100 Rials

Reverse: A view from the oil refinery in Abadan port, South-west of Iran.

 


 

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