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Russia's 2,000 Ruble Note

Nominated by Brent Arthurson, IBNS Member 5269

RUS-2000-Front
RUS-2000-Back
 
NoteB838 (PNL): 2,000 рублей (rubles) (US$30)
Predominant Colour(s)Blue
FrontRussian text; unknown building; bank seal; cable-stayed Russky Bridge over Eastern Bosphorus Strait in Vladivostok; bridge in gold SPARK; Far Eastern Federal University building in Vladivostok; QR-code
BackRussian text; rocket on launchpad at Vostochny Cosmodrome in Amur Oblast; map of eastern Russia
WatermarkBridge and electrotype 2000
Additional Security5-mm wide holographic windowed security thread with demetalized 2000
PrinterGoznak
Size157 x 69 mm
Introduced12/10/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book