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Ukraine's 200 Hryvnia Note

Nominated by Sergey Trushin, IBNS Member 11951

 
NoteUkraine B857 (PNL): 200 гривень (hryven) (US$7.70)
Predominant Colour(s)Pink and blue
FrontUkrainian text; stylized tree; denomination as registration device; poet and writer Lesya Ukrainka; coat of arms; waterlily in SPARK; wreath
BackUkrainian text; trees outside Tower of Lubart’s Castle in Lutsk; birds in flight
WatermarkLesya Ukrainka and electrotype 200
Additional SecurityMotion windowed security thread with demetalized 200
PrinterNational Bank of Ukraine
Size148 x 75 mm Paper
Introduced25/02/2020
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book