100 Euro Europa series


Country Eurozone
Issuing bank European Central Bank
Type Standard banknote
Year 2019
Value 100 Euro
100 EUR = 121 USD
Currency Euro (2002-date)
Composition Paper
Size 144 × 77 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 24
  • 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.


On the front are shown windows and doorways. They symbolise the European spirit of openness and cooperation. Banknote show architectural style from baroque and rococo period in Europe's history, but do not show any actual existing monuments or bridges.


Engraver: Reinhold Gerstetter


The bridges symbolise communication between the people of Europe and between Europe and the rest of the world.
Map of Europe


Engraver: Reinhold Gerstetter


The serial numbers on this series are the two numbers printed on the back of the banknote: a horizontal number printed in black and a vertical number printed in a different colour.

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)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2019  16% P#24e - E (France)
2019  11% P#24n - N (Austria)
2019  45% P#24r - R (Germany)
2019  8% P#24s - S (Italy)
2019  29% P#24u - U (France)
2019  5% P#24v - V (Spain)

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this banknote. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

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