P.57 - 100 Latu
Banknotebook - B235a - (P57)100 LatuDate: 2007Signature: 6Prefix: ADescription:Colour: Red. Front: Oak leaf as registration device; Krišjānis Barons; Lielvārde ornamental belt.Back: Fragment of Lielvārde belt; oak leaf; coat of arms. varifeye window. Windowed security thread with demetalized Ls 100. Watermark: Latvian maiden. Printer: (G&D). Size: 130 x 65 mm.
Krišjānis Barons was the most brilliant Latvian folklorist. He collected, studied and published Latvian folk songs and was affectionately called "the father or dainas". His portrait appears on the 100-lat banknote and on the Bank of Latvia series of silver coins - "People". Barons' monument is located in Vērmane Park, whilst his apartment-museum, where he spent the last years of his life in happiness, love and peace - on a nearby street named after him.
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