The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) issued in for circulation, a 1000 Rupee Currency Note in a series of Notes was called Sri Lanka Historical and Development.
|Theme||Sri Lanka Historical and Development|
|Colors||Front – Green with bit of brown and blue and purple Orange in background design
Back – Green with bit of brown and blue on peacock
Drawing of the Primary Dam of the Mahaweli Project on the left with caption bottom left of it in Sinhala , Thamil , and English VICTORIA DAM.
Within a decorative border and center, Numeric 1000 at all four corners.
Picture of a peacock facing right on lower left with a drawing of two multi-story Buildings with caption bottom right of it in Sinhala , Thamil , and English UNIVERSITY OF RUHUNA.
. Within a decorative border, Numeric 1000 at top left and Bottom right.
|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 with large numeric 1000 highlighting design at center. UV-printing in front of Notes issued with date 1987-01-01 is in Orange, while the later dates 1989-02-21 and 1990-04-05 is in Green.
Back: Highlight of Peacock and decorative in Greenish Yellow.
|Watermark||Lion from national Flag standing facing left with sword in right paw, outlined darker than paper.|
|Printer||Bradbury Wilkinson and Company|
|Size||175 x 83 mm|
|Date of Issue||started in 1987 -01-01|
|Printed Years||1987 – 1990|
|Finance Minister||CBSL Governor||First Serial #||Mintage
|Rs.1000||1987-01-01||Ronnie de Mel||Warnasena Rasaputram||A/1 000001||10,000||(R/8)|