100 Schilling

Features

Country Austria
Issuing bank Österreichische Nationalbank (National Bank of Austria)
Period Second Republic (1945-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1960
Value 100 Schilling (100 ATS)
Currency Second Schilling (1945-2001)
Composition Paper
Size 150 × 75 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 03-31-1972
Number N# 226576
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KK# 244,
Johann Kodnar, Norbert Künstner; 2018. Katalog der österreichischen Banknoten ab 1759. Wien Eigenverlag Johann Kodnar und Norbert Künstner, Vienna.
P# 138
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.

Series: 1956 Series

Obverse

Bust of the Austrian composer Johann Strauss the Younger to the right. Violin, bow, musical score and laurel branch to the bottom. Austrian coat of arms to the left.

Lettering:
100
HUNDERT
SCHILLING
OESTERREICHISCHE NATIONALBANK
WIEN, AM 1. JULI 1960
GENERALRAT PRÄSIDENT GENERALDIREKTOR
JOHANN STRAUSS 1825-1899
ROMAN HELLMAN fec. ALFRED NEFE sculp.

Engraver: Alfred Nefe

Designer: Roman Hellmann

Roman Hellmann (1921, Schwarzach-St. Veit, Salzburg – 2012, Vienna) is an Austrian artist who designed the Austrian Schilling banknotes from 1956 until 1970. He studied at the Academy of Applied Art in Vienna. He began his career as a contract designer for Elin, Felten & Guilleaume, the Austrian Board of Trade and Vienna's Office of Culture, among others. From 1952, until his retirement in 1978, he worked as a banknote designer at the National Bank of Austria. Hellmann led the change within the national bank from the use of freelance artists to employed graphic artists. Apart from this, the company De La Rue Giori commissioned him to design numerous drafts and promotional notes.

Reverse

The Schönbrunn Palace in Hietzing, Vienna.

Lettering:
100
HUNDERT SCHILLING
SCHLOSS SCHÖNBRUNN
ROMAN HELLMAN fec. ALFRED NEFE sculp.

Engraver: Alfred Nefe

Designer: Roman Hellmann

Roman Hellmann (1921, Schwarzach-St. Veit, Salzburg – 2012, Vienna) is an Austrian artist who designed the Austrian Schilling banknotes from 1956 until 1970. He studied at the Academy of Applied Art in Vienna. He began his career as a contract designer for Elin, Felten & Guilleaume, the Austrian Board of Trade and Vienna's Office of Culture, among others. From 1952, until his retirement in 1978, he worked as a banknote designer at the National Bank of Austria. Hellmann led the change within the national bank from the use of freelance artists to employed graphic artists. Apart from this, the company De La Rue Giori commissioned him to design numerous drafts and promotional notes.

Comments

In circulation from 25 September 1961.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1960-Jul-1  100% KK#244.a; Issued note
1960-Jul-1  0% KK#244.s; Specimen

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