Banknote Index


Country Korea, North
Authority Central Bank of North Korea
Currency Won
Denomination 5
Issue Start Date 1947
This Notes Issue Date 1947
Set/Series Name Korea, North, 1947 Issues
Number of Items in Set 15
Set Details 2x15Jeon, 2x20Jeon, 2x50Jeon, 2x1Won, 3x5Won, 2x10Won, 2x100Won
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 115
Height in mm 61
Security Features Watermark: Star pattern
Description Front Farmer with hoe and worker with hammer
Description Back Mount General (Baekdu Mountains)
Comments Buff paper.
Source Ömer Yalcinkaya
BNI Banknote Id 53583

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
12th Ed SCWPM General Issues P-0008a $8.00 2008 UNC 
The Banknote Book CBNK 4a $10.00 2012 UNC 
Korea, North, 5 Won, P8a, CBNK 4a