South Korea new 2,000-won Olympics commemorative note (BNP201) confirmed


On 11 December 2017, the Bank of Korea introduced 2.8 million new 2,000-won notes to commemorate the Winter Olympic Games to be held 9 – 25 February 2018 in PyeongChang. Not intended for circulation, individual notes were packaged in a folder and sold for 8,000 won each. The bank also sold uncut pairs and sheets of 24 notes.

Courtesy of Sejin Ahn ( and Jason Lee.

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