DKK – Danish Krone

Monetary System

1 Danish krone (DKK) = 100 øre

Danish National Bank
Danmarks Nationalbank and Allierede Overkommando

The legal basis for the Danmarks Nationalbank (Danish: Banknote Printing Works, DN) was brought up to date and the Royal Charter of 1818 was replaced on 7 April 1936 by the Danmarks Nationalbank Act, whereby the bank was restructured from a limited liability company to an independent institution.For more information, visit www.nationalbanken.dk.

2009 – 2016 Issue

These notes were designed by the artist Karin Birgitte Lund and have Danish bridges and prehistoric finds as their motifs.

Description: 50.00 DKK – Danish Krone Size: 125 x 72mm

Purple. Front: Danish text; Skarpsalling vessel holographic patch; clouds and Sallingsundbroen (Sallingsund Bridge) linking the peninsula of Salling to the Liim Fiord island of Mors. Back: Danish text; Skarpsalling vessel in a field; map of Sallingsund and Skarp Salling in northern Denmark. Solid security thread and windowed Motion security thread. Watermark: Wooden Viking ship hull from Skuldelev in Roskilde Fiord and electrotype 50. Printer: (Banknote Printing Works). 125 x 72 mm. Paper.

Description: 100.00 DKK – Danish Krone Size: 135 x 72 mm

Orangey-yellow. Front: Danish text; Hindsgavl dagger holographic patch; Den Gamle Lillebæltsbro (Old Little Belt Bridge) linking Erritsø in Jutland to Middelfart on Funen. Back: Danish text; flint-knapped fish-tail design Stone Age dagger from Hindsgavl peninsula; trees and field; map. Solid security thread and windowed Motion security thread. Watermark: Wooden Viking ship hull from Skuldelev in Roskilde Fiord and electrotype 100. Printer: (Banknote Printing Works). 135 x 72 mm. Paper.

Description: 200.00 DKK – Danish Krone Size: 145 x 72 mm

Green and purple. Front: Danish text; belt plate holographic patch; Knippelsbro (Knippels Bridge) linking Slotsholmen to Christianshavn in Copenhagen. Back: Danish text; Langstrup belt plate; lake with lily pads; map. Solid security thread and windowed Motion security thread. Watermark: Wooden Viking ship hull from Skuldelev in Roskilde Fiord and electrotype 200. Printer: (Banknote Printing Works). 145 x 72 mm. Paper.

Description: 500.00 DKK – Danish Krone Size: 155 x 72 mm

Blue and brown. Front: Danish text; bronze pail holographic patch; Dronning Alexandrines Bro (Queen Alexandrine Bridge) across Ulvsund, connecting Kalvehave on South Zealand with island of Møn. Back: Danish text; 4th-centrury bronze pail from Keldby on island of Møn; map. Solid security thread and windowed Motion security thread. Watermark: Wooden Viking ship hull from Skuldelev in Roskilde Fiord and electrotype 500. Printer: (Banknote Printing Works). 155 x 72 mm. Paper.

Description: 1,000.00 DKK – Danish Krone Size: 165 x 72 mm

Red and green. Front: Danish text; sun chariot holographic patch; Storebæltsbroen (Great Belt Bridge) connecting Sprogø to Zealand. Back: Danish text; sun chariot; map. Solid security thread and windowed Motion security thread. Watermark: Wooden Viking ship hull from Skuldelev in Roskilde Fiord and electrotype 1000. Printer: (Banknote Printing Works). 165 x 72 mm. Paper.