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Illustrated Talk on Indian Paper Money – A Journey Through the Ages.

February 20, 2017

Bangalore International Centre (A TERI Initiative) presents Illustrated Talk / Presentation on Indian Paper Money – A Journey Through the Ages.
by
Mr. Rezwan Razack
Managing Director, Prestige Group
and Collector of Old Indian Bank Notes

illustrated-talk-presentation-on-indian-paper-money-a-journey-through-the-ages-by-mr-rezwan-razack-at-bangalore-international-centreAbout the topic
The talk, supported by an audio-visual presentation, is based on the journey of Indian Paper Money from 1809 till the present day, which includes paper money issued and circulated by the three colonies – The British, The French and the Portuguese who colonised India, the early banknotes of India and the Presidency Banks, the banknotes of Princely States of Kashmir and Hyderabad, the Prisoners of War Coupons and Cash Coupons used by the Princely States, Indian money used in Burma and Pakistan, Indian banknotes used for circulation in Persian Gulf countries and notes used by Haj Pilgrims.

About Mr. Rezwan Razack
Rezwan Razack, the co-founder and Managing Director of the Prestige Group is well-known as a leading Property Developer. He is also India’s biggest collector of Indian Bank Notes. He is passionate about Indian Paper Money and his collection includes one note of every variety of paper money, pertaining to India, since its inception. His collection has been built up over a period of 40 years, coupled with in-depth study and research on the subject. The outcome was a book, released in January 2012, and co-authored by him – “The Revised Standard Reference Guide to Indian Paper Money”. Currently he is the Chairman of the International Bank Society – Indian Banknote Collectors’ Chapter. Mr Razack was awarded the 2010 Achievement Award by the International Bank Note Society for significant contribution to The Advancement of Numismatic Knowledge by his article ‘Banknotes of Portuguese India’. He also won the Fred Philipson Award for the best article in IBNS Journal 2010.

Talk on Thursday | 23rd February 2017 | 6.30 PM

Venue:
Auditorium,
Bangalore International Centre
TERI Complex,
4th Main, 2nd Cross,
Domlur II Stage,
Bangalore – 560 071.

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