Banknote Index


Country Korea, North
Authority Central Bank of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Currency Won
Denomination 1
Issue Start Date 1978
Issue End Date 1984
This Notes Issue Date 1978
Set/Series Name Korea, North, 1978 Issues
Number of Items in Set 21
Set Details 5x1Won, 5x5Won, 5x10Won, 5x50Won, 1x100Won
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 129
Height in mm 65
Security Features No watermark
Description Front Boy with bugle, girl with flowers, soldier, and dancer
Description Back Scenes from "Sea of Blood" opera
Comments No overprint on back.
Black and red serial numbers.
Issued for general circulation.
Source Kyle Mathers
BNI Banknote Id 14102

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
17th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0018a $2.50 2011 UNC 
The Banknote Book DPRK B7a $2.00 2012 UNC 
Korea, North, 1 Won, P18a, DPRK B7a