Coin and Paper Money Collecting/Currency notes


What is the value of following used  old currency notes.
King George Rs 1
Queen Rs 50,100
Mr SWRD Bandaranayekes demo irised Rs 50 .100

Also wher can I buy them at nominal fee.
Thank you.

Prices of currency notes Depend on Condition.
There could be a difference of more than a factor of 10
Look at eBay and you will get an idea of price.
Do not understand what you mean by Nominal Fee
Collector items get sold for Market value.
Send me E-mail at if you are in Sri Lanka
and I will give you some dealer contacts

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Dr Kavan Ratnatunga


I can only answer any question regarding Paper Money, coins and Tokens that circulated in Ceylon/Sri Lanka of any era which extends back to 300 BCE. I maintain website and which may help you identify your banknote or coin. If Country is any other or unknown, coin should have been found in Sri Lanka. Please Do not ask questions about any coins or currency of other countries including USA. Thank You.


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