Pick: #152 , The Banknote Book: B595 , Other: #M112
10000 francs Type 1997 Roi Albert II et Reine Paola. No date (1997). Colors printings: Green, yellow, red, gray and deep purple on multicolor underprint. Portrait of King Albert II and Queen Paola at left, aerial view of Parliamentary chamber at right. Stylized map and hemicycle Signatures: Serge Bertholomé and Alfons Verplaetse on front. Back: Greenhouses at Laeken (royal residence). Watermark: King Albert II and his monogram. Dimensions: 169 x 76 mm. Printer: BNB (Banque Nationale de Belgique). Windowed security thread w/ demetalized "10000F". Dutch and german texts. Banknote designed by Kenneth Ponsaers, Nathalie Paquot, Monique Golaire and Véronique Boland.