What do the thousand-dollar bills look like? Description and photo. How to recognize a counterfeit bill
Among the banknotes ever issuedthe bank of Russia, the most popular by right are 1,000-denominated banknotes of 1,000 and 5,000 rubles. However, they are also the most problematic, because they are most often forged by intruders.
According to experts, to exchange fakemoney scammers go to refueling, car wash, service station, in small shops and other organizations where the workflow is put on stream, and there is no way to check bills for authenticity. But it is not always necessary to use expensive equipment for this. About how to conduct a test without it, we'll talk further in the article.
1000 rubles bank note close-up
The 1997 bank note was first introduced intreatment in early January 2001. The size of a thousand bill corresponded to 157 x 69 mm. It is made of high-quality cotton paper. which was attended by drawings in the form of a monument to Yaroslav the Wise, the chapel and the Kremlin of the city of Yaroslavl in the background (on the front side of the banknote), the bell tower and the church of St. John the Baptist (on the reverse side).
The denomination is presented in blue-green color. It contains several machine-readable protective properties, and also features the emblem of the Bank of Russia. According to the rules, the latter is applied with a special paint (OVI).
Protective signs on a thousandth note
To avoid fakes, the representatives of the bankhave allocated each sample of a thousand denomination with a certain degree of protection. For example, during the production of each banknote, light green and red fibers were introduced, represented in a certain sequence and followed by alternating yellow and red colors.
Another type of bill protection is consideredAdd a transparent protective line containing a repeating set of words. However, you can see it only when you look at a banknote in the light. In addition, the watermarks present on the right and left sides (on the margin of the bill) are reliable protective elements.
Modification of the thousandth bill in 2004
In 2004, the old thousand-dollar bill was undergoingcertain changes. In its development, new methods of protection were used. For example, a vertical inscription appeared: "Modification 2004".
In addition, the coat of arms of the city of Yaroslavl on the billcovered with the same special paint as the bank's emblem on the 1997 bank note. Among other changes introduced in the production of 1000 rubles, you can also highlight:
- the introduction into paper of several colors at once - light green, red and gray;
- adding a diving metallized thread;
- change of the seal of the emblem of the bank (it has acquired a relief outline and is executed in green color);
- Addition of a digital denomination of the nominal value, made by microperforation;
- appearance of a field with hidden moire strips;
- change the printing of the digital value (done with gray ink);
- alteration of the ornamental multi-colored strip;
- the introduction of new car recognition marks (determined by the action of ultraviolet radiation).
As you can see, the updated thousandth note (photo of hercan be seen in the article) did not change much, compared with the 1997 model. However, she acquired a number of additional signs that help to distinguish bank money from forgery.
Modification of the thousandth bill of 2010
The next modification of 1000 rubles occurred inAugust 2010. In particular, she touched on the color design. In general, the design of the previous year 2004 remained. In addition, the inscription "Modification of 2010" appeared on the front side of the paper. Among other innovations, reflected on the currency, it is possible to single out the following:
- the appearance of protective fibers of gray tone and bicolour;
- the emergence of a broad protective thread;
- occurrence of a combined watermark in the coupon field;
- application of the coat of arms of Yaroslavl with special magnetic paint with additional visual effects;
- the appearance of delicate relief strokes on the coupon fields;
- Increase the height of the digits of the serial number on the left;
- the emergence of a new element with small colored stripes (located at the bottom of the note);
- The introduction into paper of several elements with magnetic properties.
Besides, thousand denominations of 2004 received additional signs, visible under ultraviolet.
General information about the five thousandth note
The denomination went into circulation in July 2006. Its dimensions were equivalent to 1000 rubles. It was made on quality white cotton paper. On it you can see light green, gray, red and alternating blue-red fibers. Also on the money of this series there are watermarks (in the fields on the right and left) and a protective thread with a hologram.
On the front 5 thousandth note containsdrawing of the monument of N.N. Muraviev-Amur and the picturesque embankment of Khabarovsk. On the back of the money you can see a bridge passing through the Amur River. In the color scheme of the banknote, a brownish-red color predominates.
What were the protective signs of the 2006 money?
At the time of issue of the five thousandth note, the Bank of Russia introduced the following types of protection:
- hidden moiré stripes in the fields;
- use of optically variable type of paint in the image of the coat of arms of Khabarovsk;
- use of a coating with the effect of polarization (when applying the emblem of the bank);
- the use of a digital denomination;
- use of colorless embossing;
- increase the first digits in the serial number from left to right.
As can be seen from the list, 5 thousand dollars in 2006had reliable protection. However, this did not stop the intruders. According to experts, along with banknotes in denominations of 1000 rubles, scammers were also hit by five thousand. In order to reduce the number of counterfeits, the Bank of Russia conducted a new modification procedure.
Modification of the five thousandth note of 2010
The following period of modification according to the plan of the bank5000 rubles was September 2011. What has changed? If you pay attention to the new money, you can find much in common with the samples of 1997. However, unlike them, in the updated denominations the combination of primary colors has changed. For example, in place of bright shades came calmer pastel colors.
In addition, thousands of denominations of 5000 rubles were supplemented with the following insignia:
- the presence of fine relief strokes on the margins of the fields;
- moire bands with an additional color segment;
- combined watermark;
- the coat of arms of the city of Khabarovsk with an optical variable and the effect of image displacement when its position is changed;
- the presence of additional elements with magnetic properties.
Simple methods of checking banknotes for authenticity
Despite all the efforts of the bank, banknotes of par valuein 1000 and 5000 rubles continue to forge. And let it happen much less often than before, there is always a chance to acquire a worthless fake. But how to check a thousand bill? Whether it's 1000 or 5000 rubles, checking them will not be a big deal. In particular, you can use the very simple methods.
So, the first thing to do is carefullyinspect the money received. One of the most common signs of counterfeit, according to the representatives of the bank, is the presence of uneven font and poor-quality printing. The second sign is a fuzzy or completely absent drawing of image details.
The third important point, when used forprinting paper money has a different density. According to experts, such a difference can be determined by looking at thousands of bills in the light. And, of course, it is worth paying special attention to the presence of watermarks, emblems and protective colored hairs. In addition, there are other verification methods that are specific for each note separately. Let's talk about them in more detail.
How can you check a thousand bill?
Holding a banknote in face value of 1000 rubles,pay attention to the coat of arms of the city of Yaroslavl. On real money, you can see a horizontal iridescent strip located in the middle. If the note is rotated, then this bar should move up or down (relative to its original position).
The second thing to look at is the year of a thousandthbank notes. On the original you will see 1997. And when placing a note on the light, you will see the year of modification - 2004 or 2010. The third sign of authenticity is the presence of a watermark in the form of a portrait of Yaroslav the Wise (on a white banknote field).
Also need to carefully feel the inscription"The ticket of the Bank of Russia" and adjacent strips to it. Since the inscription was created for people with disabilities, this text and strips are embossed. They can be easily felt with your fingers. In addition, carefully look at the homogeneous green field of the banknote. When tilted, you can see yellow and blue stripes on its background.
And, at last, at detailed consideration, the drawing of the building which is on the right side of a chapel, consists of small graphic pictures and inscriptions.
How to check a five thousandth note?
The five-thousandth note also has its own protectivesigns. For example, if the banknote is tilted to the side, then the image of the emblem on it will change its crimson color to golden-green. The second important point - when tilting the banknote, pay attention to the single-colored field (located between the inscriptions "5000" and "Khabarovsk"). On its background, as a rule, rainbow bands arise.
The third sign is the presence of watermarkson the margin of the banknote. On the one hand, it is "5000", and on the other hand it is a portrait of NN Muraviev-Amursky. Then carefully look at the security thread. With real money, it is not all hidden under the paper, but partially protrudes, forming a kind of mother-of-pearl dotted line. In addition, when viewing it in the light, you can see a light number of 5000 on a uniform dark background.
Now you know how you can check money for authenticity. According to the representatives of the bank, only three signs are enough to make sure that the banknote is real.