Burundi P-52b / 2,000 Francs 2018 – 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 132 x 66 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 “2000 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. Optically Variable Ink (OVI) feature with embossed letters “BRB” depicting a pineapple fruit
Signatures Jean Gaspard Ciza (Le Gouverneur, from 9 August 2012); Melchior Wagara (Le 1er Vice-Gouverneur).
Obverse Roan antelope (Hippotragus equinus). National emblem and flag of Burundi. Pineapple plants with fruits
Reverse Map outline of Burundi with a photo of tea pickers within