How can you tell a fake 500 naira note?

How can you tell if a 500 naira note is real?

5 Sure Ways to Spot Fake Naira Notes, Number 2 is very Easy

  1. Check through mercury bulbs. This is a system that is common with financial institutions. …
  2. Texture test. …
  3. Make use of water or liquid-like petrol. …
  4. Go for the thread. …
  5. Check the gold foil.

How can you tell the difference between real and fake money?

The fine lines in the border of a genuine bill are clear and unbroken. On the counterfeit, the lines in the outer margin and scrollwork may be blurred and indistinct. Genuine serial numbers have a distinctive style and are evenly spaced. The serial numbers are printed in the same ink color as the Treasury Seal.

What is the name written on 100 naira note?

Chief Obafemi Awolowo’s image is embedded on the #100 naira note. Awolowo, was born in 1909.

How can you tell a fake 1000 naira?

If it’s real, you’ll see a greenish-yellow glow of the note’s denomination across it. For example if it’s a1000 note, you’ll see a glowing 1000 (in numbers) written across the note and smaller 1000 written on specific spots on it. The same goes for other paper denominations.

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What is the Colour of 5 naira?

Additional information

Location Nigeria
Colour multicolour, orange
Person Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, KBE PC
Profession Prime Minister of Nigeria
Text 5, Alhaji Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa 1912-1966, Central Bank of Nigeria, Five Naira, Naira Biyar, Naira Ise, Naira Marun-un

How much is a $2 bill worth?

Most large size two-dollar bills issued from 1862 through 1918, are highly collectible and are worth at least $100 in well-circulated condition. Uncirculated large size notes are worth at least $500 and can go up to $10,000 or more.

How do you spot a counterfeit $100 bill?

The letters “USA” and the number 100 alternate along the strip, which is visible from both sides of the note.

  1. If you hold the bill up to UV light, then the strip should glow pink.
  2. You can also purchase a counterfeit detector which shines UV light, which might be helpful if your business handles a lot of bills.

What happens if you take a counterfeit bill to the bank?

Depositing counterfeit money into a bank account is illegal, even if you do not know it is illegal. However, a court would have to prove intent to defraud the bank. … However, if you try to deposit money and the bank finds it is fake, you will lose the value of the bills.

What Colour is 200 naira?

Additional information

Series current Nigerian naira banknotes
Colour Dark blue, Brown, Green
Composition material Paper
Dimensions 151 × 78 mm
Landmark Ahmadu Ibrahim Bello 1910 – 1966

What is at the back of 500 naira note?

On the front side of the ₦500 bill is Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe, first President of Nigeria, wearing a pillbox hat. An offshore oil rig is pictured on the backside along with the text “Central Bank of Nigeria” and “Five Hundred Naira”. Nigeria is Africa’s largest oil producing country.

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What image is on 1000 naira note?

It is a shimmery gold colour showing 1000 naira. The triangular shape in the middle of the front of the note changes its colour from green to blue when tilted. The main feature on the front is the engraved portraits of Alhaji Aliyu Mai-Bornu and Dr Clement Isong, former governors of the Central Bank of Nigeria.

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