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500 Dram


Country Armenia
Period Republic (1991-date)
Type Commemorative note
Year 2017
Value 500 Dram
500 AMD = 1.04 USD
Currency Dram (1993-date)
Composition Hybrid substrate
Size 140 × 76 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 60
  • 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.

Commemorative issue

Noah's Ark


The reliquary with a fragment of Noah's Ark; on the background a fragment of the "View of Ararat and the Monastery of Etchmiadzin" woodcut (F. Parrot, "Journey to Ararat").

Engraver: Suren Simonyan


An image by the motifs of the "Leaving the Ark" woodcut by J. Carolsfeld; on the background - the Mount Ararat.

Engraver: Suren Simonyan


The banknote was issued to commemorate the Noah's Ark and the fragment of the Ark found on the Mount Ararat.
Printer: Giesecke & Devrient (Germany) - G&D

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ND (2017)  10.49 Issued on: 2017-11-22

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