sri lankan 2000 Rupee

2000 Rupee 2005-2006

Wedding ceremony procession. Dressed elephant for wedding ceremony. Sigiriya Lion’s Rock and King Kashyapa I castle ruins. Traditional Ceremonial sunshade and fan – Sesath or Sesatha attached to Mura Audaya (spear).

sri lankan 2000 Rupee

Basic Details

Theme Wedding ceremony procession. Dressed elephant for wedding ceremony. Sigiriya Lion’s Rock and King Kashyapa I castle ruins. Traditional Ceremonial sunshade and fan – Sesath or Sesatha attached to Mura Audaya (spear).
Colors Pink with Orange, Green, Dark Brown and Black
Front Sigiriya Rock right of center with a large sesatha in background and much smaller sesatha in foreground. Smaller caparisoned elephant with casket, left of center with tiny Perahara moving left at bottom-left. 8 petal Floral shape above.
Back Vertical design-Seegiriya fresco
Sequrity Thread A 4mm Starchrome Thread with SRI LANKA RS 2000 and Mirror of same interspaced with butterfly Motif along security strip.
Watermark Chinthe and electrotype sword,Cornerstones( Lion from national Flag standing facing left outlined darker than paper with in right paw, a sword lighter than paper. CornerStones.)
Printer Thomas de la rue and company limited
Size 164x82mm
Date of Issue 17 October  2006 
Printed Years  2005 – 2006

Srilankan 2000 rupee bank note with actual Sigiriya Frescoes paintings

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