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La(4th) 5,000 Won Note

  • Windowed Security Thread

    ① Windowed Security Thread

    A plastic film with hologram letters is exposed at regularly spaced intervals. When the banknote is held up to the light, the segments of the thread are connected as a bold continuous line.

  • Watermark

    ② Watermark

    Holding the note up to the light, a hidden portrait of Yulgok appears in the non-image space on the left side of the obverse(and the right side of the reverse).

  • Watermark Bar

    ③ Watermark Bar

    Held up to the light, three horizontal dark bars and two bright bars appear in turn, thanks to the variation in thickness with in each note.

  • See-through Register

    ④ See-through Register

    Held up to the light, the right-corner image on the observe matches the image on the reverse.

  • Intaglio Printing

    ⑤ Intaglio Printing

    A special method putting ink into the concave and printing as convex. The slightly raised figures can be felt.