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5000 Dong 1991, Vietnam

in Krause book Number: 108
Years of issue: 1991
Edition: --
Signatures: no signature
Serie: No Serie
Specimen of: 1991
Material: Cotton fiber
Size (mm): 134 х 64
Printer: Xi Nghiep In Tem Buu Dien, Ho Chi Minh City

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5000 Dong 1991




5000 Dong 1991

Ho Chi MinhThe engraving on banknote is made after this photo of Hồ Chí Minh.

Hồ Chí Minh (19 May 1890 - 2 September 1969), born Nguyễn Sinh Côn or Nguyễn Sinh Cung, also known as Nguyễn Tất Thành, Nguyen That Thanh and Nguyễn Ái Quốc, was a Vietnamese communist revolutionary leader who was prime minister (1945-1955) and president (1945-1969) of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam). He was a key figure in the foundation of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam in 1945, as well as the People’s Army of Vietnam (PAVN) and the Việt Cộng (NLF or VC) during the Vietnam War.


The coat of arms of Vietnam.

The emblem of Vietnam is circular, has red background and a yellow star in the middle which represent the Communist Party of Vietnam, the revolutionary history and bright future of Vietnam. The cog and crops represent the cooperation of agriculture and industrial labor.

Denominations in numerals are in lower left and top right corners. In words centered.


5000 Dong 1991

DamPower station Trị An and high voltage overhead electric power lines and transmission towers (pylons).

The Trị An Dam is a hydroelectric dam on the Đồng Nai River in Vĩnh Cửu, Đồng Nai, Vietnam. The power plant has an installed electric capacity of 400 MW and producing around 1.76 TWh of electricity per year. The plant is operated by "Trị An Hydropower Company", a subsidiary of "Vietnam Electricity".

The dam was built in in 1984-1986 with assistance of the Soviet Union. The power plant became operational in 1988. The dam forms a man-made reservoir lake known as Trị An Lake. La Ngà village on the La Ngà River was created as a result of population displacement

Traditional decoration.

Denominations in numerals are in three corners, in words lower.