2 000 Won Winter Olympics; Uncut sheet

2 000 Won (Winter Olympics; Uncut sheet) -  obverse2 000 Won (Winter Olympics; Uncut sheet) -  reverse

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Features

Country South Korea
Type Commemorative note
Year 2018
Value 2,000 Won
2000 KRW = 1.82 USD
Currency New won (1962-date)
Composition Paper
Size 140 × 150 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# New2
  • 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

2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

Obverse

The seven official sports of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games; Speed Skating, Curling, Ice Hockey, Ski Jump, Biathlon, Luge, and Bobsleigh. Main focus are the two speed skaters with the iconic mountainous view of Gangwon Province in the background The official emblem for PyeongChang 2018 ca be found in the armbands the are wearing as well as in upper left corner. The emblem is the stylised Koeran letters P and Ch - for PyeongChang.

Lettering:
ㅍㅊ
한국은행
이천원

Translation:
P Ch
Bank of Korea
Two Thousand Won

Reverse

Tiger and a Pine Tree by Kim Hong-do (1745-~1810). The tiger is the mostif of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic mascot Soohorang, and is an integral part of Korean mythology that symbolises the strong mind of the Korean people

Lettering:
Bank of Korea
2000 Won

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