5 Chon Capitalist Visitor

5 Chon (Capitalist Visitor) -  obverse5 Chon (Capitalist Visitor) -  reverse

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Issuer North Korea
Issuing bank Central Bank of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Period Democratic People's Republic (1948-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1988 (1988-2003)
Value 5 Chon
0.05 KPW = USD 0.000056
Currency Second Won (1959-2009)
Composition Paper
Size 100 × 45 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 209879
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
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.
And 2 more volumes.


Denomination and National Coat of Arms

Script: Hangul

5 전 1988
조선민주주의인민공화국무역은행  오전

Translation: Foreign currency exchange, 5 Chon, Foreign Trade Bank of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Five Chon



Script: Hangul

Lettering: 5전

Translation: 5 Chon


24a.1; Blue colour, Issue for Capitalist visitors

24a.2; Purple colour, Red serial number with printing over watermark area at right on front, Issued during the Pyongyang Cultural Festival in 1995

24a.3; Purple and yellow colour, Black serial number without printing over watermark area at right on front, Issued during the Arirang Festival in 2002/2003

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1988  $ 0.56 64% P# 24a.1; Blue colour
ND (1995)  $ 0.60 64% P# 24a.2; Purple colour
ND (2002-2003)  0% P# 24a.3; Purple and yellow colour

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