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Albania's 200 Leke Note

Nominated by Philippe Simon, IBNS Member 9250

ALB-200-Front
ALB-200-Back
 
NoteB322 (PNL): 200 leke (US$1.80)
Predominant Colour(s)Brown
FrontAlbanian text; open book; writer Naim Frasheri; Bank of Albania building; coat of arms as registration device
BackAlbanian text; paper with phrase taken from Frasheri poem “Ti Shqipëri më jep nder, më jep emrin shqipëtar” (You, Albania, bestow upon me honour and the name Albanian); fountain pen; house where Frasheri was born
WatermarkNone
Additional SecurityNo security thread
PrinterDe La Rue
Size125 x 65 mm Polymer (Safeguard)
Introduced30/09/2019
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book