Burundi new 1,000-franc note (B242a) confirmed introduced on 26.07.2022

B242 (PNL): 1,000 francs (US$0.55)

Green. Front: French and Kirundi text; fish as registration device; bird perched on branch; coat of arms; cattle; flag; drum and head of cattle in OVI. Back: French and Kirundi text; map outline of Burundi; banana trees; fish; bank logo. Pearlescent stripe on front with vertical 1000. Pearlescent overprint on back with flag and 1000 / BRB. Watermark: Prince Louis Rwagasore and electrotype BRB. Printer: (Oberthur Fiduciaire). 125 x 65 mm. Composite (Hybrid).

a. 09-08-2021. Sig. 32: Nyabenda/Ciza. Intro: 26.07.2022.

Courtesy of Jerôme Deschamps and Arpan Banerjee.

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