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Turkey Hyperinflation Banknotes

 

1,000,000 Lira 1970 (2002)

1,000,000 Lira, 1970 (2002) front
1,000,000 Lira, 1970 (2002) back

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Front: Kemal Atatürk (1881-1938), founder of modern Turkey

Back: Atatürk dam in Sanliurfa

This note donated by Don Dungan, Izmir, Turkey

 

Atatürk dam

Atatürk dam

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5,000,000 Lira 1970 (1997)

5,000,000 Lira 1970 (1997) front
5,000,000 Lira 1970 (1997) back

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Front: Kemal Atatürk (1881-1938), founder of modern Turkey

Back: Anitkabir building complex (mausoleum of Atatürk)

 

Atatürk Mausoleum

Atatürk Mausoleum

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10,000,000 Lira 1970 (1999)

10,000,000 Lira 1970 (1999) front
10,000,000 Lira 1970 (1999) back

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Front: Kemal Atatürk (1881-1938), founder of modern Turkey

Back: World map of 1513 by Piri Reis

 

20,000,000 Lira 1970 (2000)

20,000,000 Lira 1970 (2000) front
20,000,000 Lira 1970 (2000) back

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Front: Kemal Atatürk (1881-1938), founder of modern Turkey

Back: Efes ancient city

 

Efes (Ephesus)

Efes (Ephesus)

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Turkey suffered a period of hyperinflation from 1991 to 2005. The highest denomination before 1991 was 50,000 Lira. By 2000 it was 20,000,000 Lira. In the 2005 currency reform, 1 new Lira was exchanged for 1,000,000 old Lira.

 

 

 

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