Banner European Monetary Union

5 Euros

Issued by the European Central Bank

Original size: 120 x 62 mm

[EU] - B101x1

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Vorderseite: EU-Flagge; Zwölf im Kreis angeordnete Sterne; Torbogen als Symbol für die Architektur der klassischen Antike (vor dem 11. Jahrhundert).
Rückseite: Sterne; Brücke; Europakarte.

Front side: Flag of the EU; Twelve stars arranged in a circle; Arch symbolising the architectural style of the classical antiquity (before the 11. century).
Back side: Stars; Bridge; Map of Europe.

B101m2

(P-8)

Dated 2002. Serial number prefix M. Signature of ECB president Jean-Claude Trichet. Gateway and electrotype 5 as watermark. Solid security thread with demetalized text. Wide holographic stripe at right on front. Number 5 as registration device. OMRON™-rings on both sides. Two horizontal 11-digit serial numbers on the back side, both having numerals of the same size and the prefix M. Printed by Valora, Portugal.

B101p2

(P-8)

Dated 2002. Serial number prefix P. Signature of ECB president Jean-Claude Trichet. Gateway and electrotype 5 as watermark. Solid security thread with demetalized text. Wide holographic stripe at right on front. Number 5 as registration device. OMRON™-rings on both sides. Two horizontal 11-digit serial numbers on the back side, both having numerals of the same size and the prefix P. Printed by Banque de France.

B101u2

(P-8)

Dated 2002. Serial number prefix U. Signature of ECB president Jean-Claude Trichet. Gateway and electrotype 5 as watermark. Solid security thread with demetalized text. Wide holographic stripe at right on front. Number 5 as registration device. OMRON™-rings on both sides. Two horizontal 11-digit serial numbers on the back side, both having numerals of the same size and the prefix U. Printed by Banque de France.

B101v2

(P-8)

Dated 2002. Serial number prefix V. Signature of ECB president Jean-Claude Trichet. Gateway and electrotype 5 as watermark. Solid security thread with demetalized text. Wide holographic stripe at right on front. Number 5 as registration device. OMRON™-rings on both sides. Two horizontal 11-digit serial numbers on the back side, both having numerals of the same size and the prefix V. Printed by Fabrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre, Spain.

B101x1

(P-1)

Dated 2002. Serial number prefix X. Signature of ECB president Willem F. Duisenberg. Gateway and electrotype 5 as watermark. Solid security thread with demetalized text. Wide holographic stripe at right on front. Number 5 as registration device. OMRON™-rings on both sides. Two horizontal 11-digit serial numbers on the back side, both having numerals of the same size and the prefix X. Printed by Giesecke & Devrient, Germany.

B101x2

(P-8)

Dated 2002. Serial number prefix X. Signature of ECB president Jean-Claude Trichet. Gateway and electrotype 5 as watermark. Solid security thread with demetalized text. Wide holographic stripe at right on front. Number 5 as registration device. OMRON™-rings on both sides. Two horizontal 11-digit serial numbers on the back side, both having numerals of the same size and the prefix X. Printed by Giesecke & Devrient, Germany.

Remarks

Introduced on 1. January 2002. Designed by Robert Kalina.
Although many more varieties of this note exist, only those, where high quality scans were available to me, are displayed here.