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Norway's 100 Kroner Note

Nominated by Jan Olav Aamlid, IBNS Life Member 25

NOR-100-Front
NOR-100-Back
 
NoteBNL (PNL): 100 kroner (US$12)
Predominant Colour(s)Red
FrontNorwegian text; SPARK Orbital rectangle; Atlantic puffin head with fish in beak; Gokstad Viking ship; X-Bow hull developed by Ulstein Design & Solutions; Atlantic puffin standing
BackNorwegian text; cargo ship (pixel motif); 3
WatermarkAtlantic puffin head in profile with electrotype 100
Additional Security4 metres per second (cubic pattern); constellation Orion; gentle breeze with crests beginning to break (organic pattern); stylized globe; Atlantic puffin in flight
PrinterOberthur Technologies
Size133 x 70 mm
Introduced30/05/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book