Burundi P-50a / 500 Francs 2015 – UNC




Issued by Banque de la République du Burundi / Ibanki ya Republika y’Uburundi
Issue 2015 & 2018 Issue
Date of issue 15.01.2015
Size 120 x 60 mm
Printer Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited (England) – TDLR
Watermark Portrait of the Prince Louis Rwagasore; Electrotype “BRB” in a vertical fashion
Securiy features Consecutively running black and red horizontal serial numbers on the obverse of the banknote. Invisible security fibers (hairs), extremely sparsely distributed, barely present, the security thread, the invisible denomination “500 BRB” that fluoresce while being exposed to an ultraviolet light. Vertical, segmented, windowed 3 mm wide metallic security thread. Latent image. See-through register in a form of a fish.
Signatures Jean Gaspard Ciza (Le Gouverneur, from 9 August 2012); Aimée Laurentine Kanyana (Le 2e Vice-Gouverneur)
Obverse Crocodile. National emblem and flag of Burundi. Arabica coffee plant (Coffea arabica)
Reverse Outline of Burundi with a photo of men in a boat on Lake Tanganyika