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Issuing authority: Schweizer Nationalbank

Original size: 70 x 130 mm (vertical format)

CH - B356a

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Vorderseite: Hand mit Prisma; Globus mit verschiedenen Sternbildern.
Rückseite: Schmetterlinge; Linien, die eine Iris (Teil eines Auges) symbolisieren. Projektion von Licht auf eine Lein­wand.

Front side: Hand holding a prism; Globe with various constellations.
Back side: Butterflies. Lines symbolising an iris (part of the human eye). Projection of light onto a screen.

B356a

(P-76)

Dated 2015The first two digits of the serial number indicate the year the note was printed.. Signatures of Jean StuderSignature of J. Studer (as Der Präsident des Bankrats) and Thomas JordanSignature of T. Jordan (as Ein Mitglied des Direktoriums).
Security features include: Swiss flag and globe as watermark. Windowed security thread with demetalized flag and denomination on the back side. Holographic stripe with denomination, light emissions at night in Switzerland and distances between the earth and various celestial bodies on the front side. Swiss cross as registration device. Globe as purple SPARK® Live elementSicpa's SPARK Live is a security element based on optical variable magnetic ink. on the front side. Swiss cross as latent image on the front side. Swiss cross in micro perforation. Swiss cross as a transparent window. Omron-rings on the front side. Two horizontal 7-digit serial numbers on the front side. Both have digits of the same size and a 3-digit alphanumeric prefix. Printed by Orell Füssli Security Printing, Switzerland.

Dated 2015The first two digits of the serial number indicate the year the note was printed.. Signatures of Jean StuderSignature of J. Studer (as Der Präsident des Bankrats) and Jean-Pierre DanthineSignature of J-P. Danthine (as Ein Mitglied des Direktoriums).
Security features and printer information as described above.

Dated 2015The first two digits of the serial number indicate the year the note was printed.. Signatures of Jean StuderSignature of J. Studer (as Der Präsident des Bankrats) and Fritz ZurbrüggSignature of F. Zurbrügg (as Ein Mitglied des Direktoriums).
Security features and printer information as described above.

Remarks

Introduced on 17. May 2017. Designed by Ms. Manuela Pfrunder. Printed on Landquart's three-layer composite substrate Durasafe®. The note focuses on Switzer­land's creativity represented by the key motif 'Light'.