The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) issued in for circulation, a 50 Rupee Currency Note in a series of Notes was called Sri Lanka Historical and Development.
||Sri Lanka Historical and Development
||Front – Blue with Orange on left and Red on right of center
Back – Blue with few green leaves and orange flowers.
An image of the famous Buddhist statue and painting building with caption bottom left of it in Sinhala , Thamil , and English RAJA MAHA VIHARE, KELANIYA.
Within a decorative border and center, Numeric 50 at all four corners.
New complex for Sri Lanka House of Representatives with caption bottom left of it in Sinhala , Thamil , and English Sri Lankan Parliament Building Kotte.
Within a decorative border, Numeric 100 at top left and Bottom right.
||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 with large numeric 50 highlighting design at center in Green
Back: Radials out of watermark panel and highlight of green leaves and orange flowers on upper border and design on bottom border.
||Lion from national Flag standing facing left with sword in right paw, outlined darker than paper.
||Bradbury Wilkinson and Company
||146 x 73 mm
|Date of Issue
||started in 1987 -01-01
||1987 – 1990
||First Serial #