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Norway's 1,000 Kroner Note

Nominated by Radek Janoušek, IBNS Member 10823

Note B690 (P57): 1,000 kroner (US$112)
Predominant Colour(s) Purple
Front Norwegian text; SPARK Orbital rectangle; large wave breaking at sea
Back Norwegian text; horizon (pixel motif); 20
Watermark Atlantic puffin head in profile with electrotype 1000
Additional Security 8 metres per second (cubic pattern); strong gale with high waves and dense foam (organic pattern)
Printer Oberthur Technologies
Size 154 x 70 mm Paper
Introduced 14/11/2019
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book