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This is a (5) Rupees bank note issued in 1942 by the Japanese Government for use in the Occupied Territory of Burma. - Japanese invasion money, officially known as Southern Development Bank Notes, was currency issued by the Japanese Military Authority, as a replacement for local currency after the conquest of colonies and other states in WW II.
JAPANESE INVASION CURRENCY - Purple & Yellow obverse, Purple reverse.
DATE: 1942 / DENOMINATION: 5 Rupees / RED LETTER CODE: BB
Aiello catalog# 15 (Burma) - CONDITION: CU (Crisp Uncirculated)