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5,000,000 leu

5millionleiobv 5millionleirev

Obverse (left) and reverse (right)

General information

Flag of Romania Romania


5 million lei




Capitoline Wolf



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The 5,000,000 leu banknote was issued by the National Bank of Romania from 1947 to 1952. Of all the denominations that have been used by the leu, this had represented the largest amount.

The note was yellow and brown in color. Its obverse featured the Capitoline Wolf and its value, while the reverse featured maids and again its value.


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