, 5,000 won, 2013. Like B357, but with overprint commemorating the 100th birthday of Kim Il Sung. 5,000 won, 2013. Like B357, but with overprint commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Workers’ Party. Anyone interested in buying one of these notes can contact the contributor by clicking the link below.
Several collectors have contacted me asking about these items which have recently appeared on the market. These are bank savings bonds issued by the North Korea Central Bank in 2003. The back is divided into two parts. The left side gives instructions for the bond, stating that the bond is
, 1,000 won, 2008. Pink. Front: Coat of arms; house (birthplace of Kim Jong Suk, Kim Il Sung’s first wife and Kim Jong Il’s mother) in Hoeryong. Back: Birch trees on shore of Lake Samji; mountain. Solid security thread with printed text. Watermark: Mongnan (Seibold’s magnolia) flowers. Printer: Unknown. 145