Mongolia 3 Togrog banknote of 1983

11 Jan 2019  Fri

Mongolia is a nation bordered by China and Russia. It is known for its vastness, rugged expanses, and nomadic culture. Its capital, Ulaanbaatar, is centered around the Chinggis Khaan (Genghis Khan) Square, named for the notorious founder of the 13th- and 14th-century Mongol Empire.

The togrog or tugrik is the official currency of Mongolia. It was historically subdivided into 100 mongo. Currently, the lowest denomination in regular use is the 10-togrog note and the highest is the 20,000-togrog note.

Today let’s see a 3 Togrog banknote issued in the year 1983. The note specifications are as follows:

The obverse has the portrait of Damdiny Suhbaatar, a founding member of the Mongolian People's Party and leader of the Mongolian partisan army; along with the country’s official Coat of arms featuring a horse rider and a rising sun behind a mountain. The reverse has the Buddhist "Eternal Knot".

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