5 Euro Europa series

Features

Country Eurozone
Issuing bank European Central Bank
Type Standard banknote
Year 2013 (2013-2020)
Value 5 Euro
5 EUR = 6.06 USD
Currency Euro (2002-date)
Composition Paper
Size 120 × 62 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 20
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.

Obverse

Windows and doorways symbolising the European spirit of openness and cooperation by showing architectural style from the classical period in Europe's history, without showing any existing monuments or bridges.

Lettering:
BCE ECB ЕЦБ EZB EKP EKT EKB BĆE ECB 2013
5
EURO
ΕΥΡΩ
EBPO

Engraver: Reinhold Gerstetter

Reverse

The bridges symbolise communication between the people of Europe and between Europe and the rest of the world and a map of Europe

Lettering:

5
EURO
ΕΥΡΩ
EBPO

Engraver: Reinhold Gerstetter

Watermark

Portrait of Europa (a figure from Greek mythology), value of the banknote and window.

5 Euro (Europa series) -  obverse

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Comments

All notes meant for circulation bear the signature Draghi.


The horizontal number comprises two letters and ten digits. The first letter identifies the printing works – see the list below. The second letter has no particular meaning; it simply makes more serial numbers possible.

1 - Luxembourg
D - Polska Wytwórnia Papierów Wartościowych (Poland)
E - Oberthur Fiduciaire SAS (Chantepie) (Slovakia)
F - Oberthur Fiduciaire AD (Sofia) (Malta)
G - Cyprus
H - De La Rue Currency (Loughton) (Slovenia)
J - De La Rue Currency (Gateshead)
M – Valora (Portugal)
N - Oesterreichische Banknoten und Sicherheitsdruck GmbH (Austria)
P - Joh. Enschede Security Printing BV (Netherland)
R - Bundesdruckerei GmbH
S - Banca d'Italia (Italy)
T - Central Bank of Ireland (Ireland)
U - Banque de France (France)
V – IMBISA (FNMT Spain) (Spain)
W - Giesecke & Devrient GmbH (Leipzig)
X - Giesecke & Devrient GmbH (Munich) (Germany)
Y - Bank of Greece (Greece)
Z - Nationale Bank van België/Banque Nationale de Belgique (Belgium)

The Trichet notes from Belgium were not meant for circulation--there were printed to test in vending machines and other stress tests before the release of these notes. They must have been printed before 2011, based on the signature

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2013  10% P#20m - M prefix (Portugal)
2013  11% P#20n - N prefix (Austria)
2013  13% P#20s - S prefix (Italy)
2013  6.06 7% P#20t - T prefix (Ireland)
2013  6.06 6.06 28% P#20u - U prefix (France)
2013  6.06 6.69 6.06 31% P#20v - V prefix (Spain)
2013  9% P#20w - W prefix (Germany)
2013  0.2% P#20x - X prefix (Germany)
2013  7.15 16% P#20y - Y prefix (Greece)
2013  11% P#20z - Z prefix (Belgium)
2013  1.4% Z prefix (Belgium) - With signature Trichet (not meant for circulation)
ND (2020)  0% E Prefix (Frace) Lagarde
ND (2020)  0.2% N Prefix (Austria) Lagarde

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