1 000 Won

1 000 Won -  obverse1 000 Won -  reverse

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Issuer South Korea
Period Republic (1948-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1950
Value 1,000 Won (1000)
Currency Old won (1945-1953)
Composition Paper
Size 171 × 78 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 02-17-1953
Number N# 210953
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References P# 8
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.


Portrait of Syngman Rhee (1875-1965), was a served as the first President of South Korea from 1948 to 1960

Script: Chinese



Translation: Korean banknotes, One Thousand Won, Bank of Korea



Script: Latin


1000 WON

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1950)  52% Series 1-500, Printed in Japan
ND (1950)  59% Series 501 -->, Printed in Korea

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