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500 Korun 2nd Issue

Features

Country Bohemia and Moravia
(Czech Republic)
Period Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia (1939-1945)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1942
Value 500 Korun (500)
Currency Koruna (1939-1945)
Composition Paper
Size 187 × 86 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 12
  • 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

Dark brown on multicolor underprint.
Portrait of Peter Johann Brandl at the right.

Lettering:
500                     500
DIESE NACH DEN GESETZEN VOM 14.APRIL 1920, SLG. NR. 347, UND VOM23.APRIL 1925, SLG. NR.102, UND
NACH DER REGIERUNGSVERORDNUNG VOM 31. MÄRZ 1939, SLG. NR. 96, AUSGEGEBENE BANKNOTE GILT:
TATO BANKOVA, VYDANÁ PODLE ZÁKONU ZE DNE 14. DUBNA 1920, Č. 347, SB. A ZE DNE 23. DUBNA 1925,
Č. 102, SB. A PODLE VLÁDNÍHO NAŘÍZENÍ ZE DNE 31. BŘEZNA 1939, Č. 96, SB., PLATÍ:
FÜNF HUNDERT KRONEN
PĚT SET KORUN
PRAG, DEN 24. FEBRUAR 1942. - V PRAZE DNE 24. ÚNORA 1942.
NATIONALBANK FÜR BÖHMEN UND MÄHREN IN PRAG
NÁRODNÍ BANKA PRO ČECHY A MORAVU V PRAZE
J 400882 (signatures)
BANKRAT - BANKOVNÍ RADA GOUVERNEUR - GUVERNÉR OBERDIREKTOR - VRCHNÍ ŘEDITEL
NACHMACHUNG WIRD BESTRAFT. - Padělání se trestá.  PETER BRANDL 1668 - 1735
500                     500
P. BRANDL PINX. cca 1695.      J. SCHMIDT SC. 1942
BANKNOTENDRUCKEREI DER NATIONALBANK FÜR BÄHMEN UND MÄHREN IN PRAG
TÍSKÁRNA BANKOVEK NÁRODNÍ BANKA PRO ČECHY A MORAVU V PRAZE

Reverse

Olive on multicolor underprint.
Large font value in guilloche at the left.

Lettering:
II. AUFLAGE - II. VYDANI.
National bank for Bohemia and Moravia in Prague
Five hundred kronen
Five hundred korun
National bank for Bohemia and Moravia in Prague

Comments

Second issue mark on the left margin of the reverse

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1942  71% P#12a
1942  14% P#12p - print proofs of L. Brandl
1942  14% P#12s - perforated SPECIMEN

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