500 Won

Features

Issuer South Korea
Issuing bank Bank of Korea
Period Republic (1948-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1962-1967
Value 500 Won
500 KRW = USD 0.38
Currency New won (1962-date)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 208733
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 37
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Sungnyemun, the South Gate of Seoul

Script: Hangul

Lettering:
한국은헹권
오백원
한국은헹

Translation: Korean banknote, Five Hundred Won, Bank of Korea

Reverse

Eternal flame

Script: Latin

Lettering:
THE BANK OF KOREA

500 WON

Printer

De La Rue (Thomas de la Rue, Thomas De La Rue & Co., TDLR), London, United Kingdom (1821-date)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1962-1967) 

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