500 Kip


Issuer Laos
Type Standard banknote
Years 1968-1979
Value 500 Kip
Currency Pathet Lao Kip (1968-1979)
Composition Paper
Size 168 × 84 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 210929
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
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.


Lao text; armed farmers harvesting rice in paddy; factory with smokestacks; water buffalo.


Lao text; soldiers with rifles and anti-aircraft guns shooting fighter jets over the Plain of Jars in Xieng Khouang; Wat That Luang stupa in Vientiane.


No security thread.
Watermark: Wat That Luang stupa.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1968-1979)  100% a; Prefix AC, CN - CT, DX, DY, EB, IJ, LO.
ND (1968-1979)  5% sa1; Diagonal red hollow ແບບເຳບ overprint front/back; horizontal red # overprint lower center back; s/n AE 000000.

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Country: France
Languages: French
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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 500 KipPicture 1 of a sold 500 Kip
Auction 56
Lot 138
Internet Archive
Mar 12, 2022 Undetermined AU USD 10.43
(EUR 10.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 500 KipPicture 1 of a sold 500 Kip
Auction 59
Lot 138
Internet Archive
Apr 23, 2022 Undetermined XF USD 5.21
(EUR 5.00)
(+ buyer's premium)

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