The Bank of Korea issued South Korean Won banknotes in 11 different denominations, including this 5000 South Korean won banknote (1977 issue). They are part of the withdrawn South Korean Won banknotes series. The Bank of Korea started issuing these 5000 South Korean Won banknotes in 1977. They were withdrawn from circulation in 1983.
This banknote of 5000 South Korean won belongs to the undated series of 1977. The portrait on the front is of prominent Confucian scholar Yi I. On the back side is Yi I’s birthplace, Ojukheon in Gangneung, Kangwon.
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