Thursday, December 22, 2016

South Korea plans to issue a 2000 Won Winter Olympics commemorative banknote


South Korea plans to issue a 2000 Won banknote to commemorate the Winter Olympic Games to be held on February 9-25, 2018 in PyeongChang.



Front: Athletes engaging in seven of the key winter sports events - speed skating, ski jumping, ice hockey, curling, biathlon, bobsleigh and luge.

Back: A tiger and a pine tree, symbolizing the nation, as in the famous "Songhamaenghodo" painting by a leading painter from the Joseon-era, Kim Hong-do (1745-1806).

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