Note Meant to be Torn in Two


5 Cents, 1942 Uniface

5 Cents, 1942 Uniface front
5 Cents, 1942 Uniface back

Enlarge: Front5 Cents, 1942 Uniface front

This note, consisting of a 2 cents stamp on the left and a 3 cents stamp on the right, roulettes down the center for ease of separation. It is probably the only currency note which could be torn in two and the two parts were still legal tender at different denominations.

Courtesy Dr. Kavan Ratnatunga.




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