The Central Bank of Ceylon (CBSL) issued in for circulation, a 100 Rupee Currency Note dated 1981-01-01 in a series of Notes that started in 1981 on theme Historical and Archaeology of Sri Lanka.
|Theme||Historical and Archaeology of Sri Lanka.|
|Colors||Front – Orange with dark brown image on right and Yellow and Pink in background left of center
Back – Orange with dark Brown with a bit of yellow and blue in decorate around watermark panel.
Horizontal Serial number on lower left of center and upper right.
Braille:Five small squares printed in relief incorporated vertically on the right hand side border of the note.
|Sequrity Thread||Thin polyester thread of 1 mm width embedded in note. Micro-printing background pattern.
UV Printing: Front: Signature, Date and Serial Numbers, in Green. On right outlines of large Flag Lion with Sword in raised right paw in yellow with large numeric 100 highlighting design at center.
Back: Highlight of decorative border around watermark panel in Greenish Yellow.
|Watermark||Lion standing on hind legs facing left with bent whip in right paw, Lion Lighter with outline including whip darker than paper.|
|Printer||Bradbury Wilkinson and Company|
|Size||156 x 76 mm|
|Date of Issue||started in 1981 -01-01|
|Printed Years||1981 – 1885|
|Finance Minister||CBSL Governor||First Serial #||Mintage
|Rs.100||1982-01-01||Ronnie de Mel||Warnasena Rasaputram||S/1 000001||50,000|