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 1979
Set/Series Name Korea, North, 1978 Issues
Number of Items in Set 21
Set Details 5x1Won, 5x5Won, 5x10Won, 5x50Won, 1x100Won
Type Foreign Exchange Certificate
Material Paper
Width in mm 132
Height in mm 64
Security Features No watermark
Description Front Boy with bugle, girl with flowers, solider, and dancer
Description Back Scenes from "Sea of Blood" opera
Comments Red seal on back. Red serial numbers.
Foreign Exchange Certificate, to be used by capitalist visitors buying from locals.
Source Victor M. Gonzalez Miguel
BNI Banknote Id 53566

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
17th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0018c $1.25 2011 UNC 
The Banknote Book DPRK B7c $1.50 2012 UNC 
Korea, North, 1 Won, P18c, DPRK B7c