So, friends Today we will be discussing on this 2 rupees Note which was the 2 rupees Note British India period. This 2 rupees Note was known as India’s First 2 Rupees Note. Before the introduction of these 2 rupee notes, two and a half rupee notes were run in our country. This 2 and Half rupee Note was issued in 22 January 1918. However, these two and a half rupee notes were withdrawn only in 1 January 1926. But in today’s time this note is one of the rarest note of British India. Friend, you will be surprise to know that, this 2 and Half rupee note. This two and a half rupee coin has been sold recently for 6 lakh 40 thousand. so, today in this blog we will discuss which one of the 2 rupees note are rare and can give you lakhs of money by selling them.


C.D Deshmukh



2 Rupees Note Information:-

This 2 Rupees Note was issued on 3rd March 1943.This 2 Rupees note used to be signed by the R.B.I Governor J B Taylor and Side face portrait of King George Vi was made on this note. British India had 4 different issues in yesterday’s 2 rupees note. In which the first issue was J B Taylor Signature and the color of his serial number was black. The second note that was issued had the signature of C.D Deshmukh ji and its serial numbers were also written with black ink.

1st Issue 2 Rupee Note signed by J.B Taylor
2nd Issue 2 Rupees Note signed by C.B Deshmukh
3rd Issue 2 Rupees Note signed by C.B Deshmukh

The 3rd issue note in these 2 rupees notes is also signed by C.D Deshmukh’s signature, although serial number of this note was written with red ink, and this note is considered as a rare category Not. The special thing about these notes was that they were issued after independence i.e. in the year 1949. Apart from this, there is a 4th issue note on which Government of Pakistan is written. These notes were made by RBI, but they were made especially for Pakistan because immediately after independence they did not have any currency of their own. Although the entire design was similar to that of the India Note. So this fourth issue note was also issued after independence in 1948. The remaining three notes were withdrawn on 27 October 1957.

4th Issue 2 Rupees Note Govt. of Pakistan written

Physical Specification of Note:-

Issuer- British India
King George VI (1936-1952)
Type- Standard banknote
Year- 1943
Value- 2 RUPEES
Currency- Rupees (1862-1947)
Composition- Paper
Size- 100 × 60 mm
Shape- Rectangular
Demonetized- 27 October 1957

Price of This 2 Rupees Note:-

Now lets talk about the Pricing of these 2 Rupees notes. The first issue note of these 2 Rupees which was signed by J B Taylor and it’s serial number was written with black ink. so, this Notes comes in Scare Category, whose price begins with 5,000 – 10,000 Rupees in Fine Condition, and in UNC condition this note will give you value of 10,000 – 12,000 Rupees.

The 2nd issue Note which was signed by C.B Deshmukh and the serial number of this note was written with black ink, were also comes in the Scare category. Price of this Note begins with 3,000 – 10,000 Rupees. Although, the 3rd note is the most rarest note among all these i.e. C.D Deshmukh signed note and the serial number of which is written with red ink. So, the price of these 3rd issue note begins with 10,000 – 50,000 Rupees. One such note(3rd issue) of UNC Condition has been auctioned in 2019 at the cost of 90,000.

Now, lets talk about the 4th issue note i.e. Government of Pakistan note , this note comes in extremely rare category . So, the price of these 4th issue note begins with 20,000 – 90,000 Rupees and in UNC condition it can give you 1 lakh rupees. This note was auctioned in 2019 by classical numismatic gallery, in fine condition it was sold at 85,000 rupees. So, If this note was in UNC condition then, it could have cost more than 1 lakh.

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Sell old Coins Here/ How to Sell Old coins:-

It is seen that many times people keep old coins very carefully. But, the value of these old coins has now become very high. In return you can earn lakhs of rupees by selling such coins. So let’s know how you can earn a lot by selling such old and rare category coins. You can sell your old coins and notes on the online platform. Nowadays there are many online websites and applications that deal exclusively in Numismatic and one of them is The No.1 website where you can get 100% assurance for a 100% original item. This application deals in Old Coins, Notes, Medals, Proof sets and UNC sets and many more… Here you can also sell your old coins and earn millions of money. Many of our sellers make 1-2 lac paisa per month. So, if you also want to earn that much money then sell your old coin here on our website.

First you register as a seller on then start listing your product and for that you need to have some knowledge about the particular coin you are listing.

This application deals in Old Coins, Notes, Medals, Proof sets and UNC sets and many more… Here you can also sell your old coins and earn millions of money. Many of our sellers make 1-2 lakh per month. So, if you also want to earn that much money then sell your old coin here on our website.

Things you need to keep in mind when listing your coins:-

Your product must be 100% genuine, any counterfeit product is not allowed to be listed on our website. You should do some research about that particular coin. Rarity of that particular coin, is this coin rare or not because if coin comes in rare category then you can earn good by selling that coin but at the same time if coin is not rare coin then you will not get money. So if you want to be seller then you should keep these points in mind while listing. You should have detailed knowledge of that particular coin like- what are the things that demand for a particular coin, what are the features What makes a coin special, what is the specialty of that coin? This is important because there are many coins which may also come in circulation and they look similar to normal coins but due to some errors, due to some special dates their value is slightly higher… and for this knowledge purpose we have Recently started blogging, we provide 100% real knowledge of coins. If you want information about some rare coins and newly launched coins then visit website. On the right side of the web page you will see Blog column, click on it and start reading your favorite blog.

How to Buy old Coins: –

Please buy coins only from trusted platforms like Where you get the assurance of 100% original. Do not buy from websites that do not have proper knowledge of coins and notes collection like Snapdeal, Shop Clues. These website sellers are selling counterfeit coins at low price by putting pictures of original items, but when you got your item then that item is counterfeit and made in china. They import these coins from China and sell them on Snapdeal Snapdeal and other platforms. You can spot these counterfeit items on and Please don’t waste your hard earned money on these fake coins. So, we are sharing a list of counterfeit coins. Please be aware and buy the item only from a trusted source.

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Old Coin Direct Buyer Contact Number:-

If you want to know where you can sell old coins and notes and from where do you get the direct buyer contact number then we have already created a blog for that you can see. I hope that the information given in this vlog will be very beneficial for you.

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