About #272 - 1,000 rubles type 1997
Russia. Central Bank of the Russian Federation (Bank Rossii). 1997 Currency Reform (1 ruble = 1,000). 1997-2010 New ruble "Cities & Monuments" Issues. 1,000 rubles Type 1997. Date: 1997, 2004 and 2010. Dimensions: 157 x 69 mm. Watermark: Vertical 1000 at left and Prince Yaroslav the Wise at right. Material: Paper. 1-mm wide solid security thread with printed ЦБP 1000. Printer: Goznak. Front and back: polychrome printing predominantly green and blue. Description of the front: Statue of Prince Jaroslav the Wise. Our Lady of Kazan Chapel and the Kremlin wall in background. OVI Bank seal at left. Series and numbering in red and black. Texts in Russian. No signature. Description of the back: View of the Saint John the Baptist Church and the Bell Tower in Yaroslav. Texts in Russian.