what has been changed obverse and reverse sides of banknotes in denomination of 5 Lari and why?


On the front side of the banknote, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University building was added to emphasize the content and different portrait of Ivane Javakhishvili was used in improved relief quality and volume for easier identification of the denomination of the banknote.


On the back side, Niko Pirosmani’s paintings “A Fisherman in a Red Shirt” and “Threshing” were added to retain the theme of 1-lari banknote, also the Coat of Arms of Georgia was added (as amandatory attribute for currency notes).