Dear customers, the long-awaited moment is here. At the end of September, we will start selling the Commemorative Certificate in the form of a 500,000 Franc banknote. The first commemorative sheet in the form of a banknote from Oldřich Kulhánek’s Funny Money series.
The series of artistic bank notes collectively known as “Funny Money” was created with distinctive humour by Oldřich Kulhánek in 1993. This parody of banknotes comes in seven total designs: 500.000 Francs, 1.000 Pounds, 100.000 Dollars, 10 Schillings, 100 Marks, 1.000.000 Crowns and 1 Rouble.
We offer on our eshop the commemorative banknote is presented in a representative gift cover.
The banknote will be issued as a limited edition in four numbered series, A, B, C and D, with 500 prints in each one.
The STC e-shop will offer 2,000 prints of the first commemorative item in the form of a 500.000 Franc note in the following numbered series:
A01 000001 – A01 000500
B01 000001 – B01 000500
C01 000001 – C01 000500
D01 000001 – D01 000500
Artist: Oldřich Kulhánek (obverse)
Line drawings and hand steel engraving: Martin Srb
Graphic security design: Martin Srb, Michal Šindelář, Jana Skořepová, Lukáš Bárta
Technical work: František Dvořák
Printed by: State Printing Works of Securities
Issued by: State Printing Works of Securities
The notes are expected to go on sale in September 2022. The purchase price is CZK 2,390, including VAT. For technical reasons, it will not be possible to pre-order notes, nor to order notes from a specific series with a specific serial number.
We plan to release the remaining designs in 2022 and 2023 in the following order:
Follow our Issue Plan, where we will keep you informed about future sales of others products.