1000 Rials Banknote
Size: 148 X 73 mm.
The design on the front side: The portrait of Imam Khomeini
The design on the reverse side: Qubbat As-Sakhrah (Dome of the Rock)
Watermark: The portrait of Imam Khomeini in the left part of the banknote is embedded in the paste of paper. When the Banknote is held up to the light, the image can be seen from both sides.
Security Thread: A 1 mm wide polyester thread, with the microprint of the name of the Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran "Bank Markazi Jomhouri Islami Iran" in Farsi script is embedded in the paper. When viewed under ultra violet light, this thread is seen in blue, yellow and red colors.
Paper: 100% cotton
Invisible Fluorescent Fibers: Fluorescent colored fibers in green, blue, red and yellow embedded in the paste of paper become visible under ultra violet light on the obverse and reverse sides.
Printing Technic: Dry Offset
Serial Number: Letterpress printing of serial number with single color fluorescent ink, changes under ultra violet light to golden color.
See-Through: Above the Watermark is a "See-Through Image". When the Banknote is held up to the light, the partial image of two flowers on the front completes perfectly that on the reverse side.
Intaglio Printing: This feature can be easily detected by touch in some parts of the Banknote.
Latent Image: When the banknote is tilted horizontally at eye level and held under a light source, the logo of Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran and numeral "1000" ("1000" in Farsi) appear on the upper and lower right brown designs of the front side.