IRAN One Million Rials Banknote 2010-2017


  The Central Bank of Iran circulated 1000000 Rials banknote in December 2009.

Blue Color, Front: The Tachara, or the Tachar Château, also referred to as the Palace of Darius the Great,was the exclusive building of Darius I at Persepolis, Iran. It is located 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in Fars Province & The Persepolis:the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (c. 550–330 BC).

Back: Persian calligraphy or Iranian calligraphy

size 160 × 75mm

Features and security

Issuer Iran 
Period Islamic Republic (1979-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 2010
Value 1,000,000 Rials
1 000 000 IRR = 205 TRY
Currency Second Rial (1932-date)
Composition Paper
Size 160 × 75 mm


IRAN One Million Rials Banknote 2010-2017
 Small letters, numbers and/or images that are barely perceptible with the naked eye, but become visible at low magnification (under a loupe).


 Portrait of Ferdowsi and the denomination (‘1000.000‘). The watermark of Ferdowsi in the left part of the Irancheque is embedded in the paste of paper. When the Irancheque is held up to the light, the image can be seen from both sides
 An image that is partially printed on both sides of the substrate. When the register is viewed under transmitted light, the two parts fit together seamlessly to create a single shape or pattern.On the lower-left side, there is a “See-Through Image” of the denomination (1000000) which is completed when the banknote is held up to the light.

4-Windowed security thread 

Holographic windowed security thread including denomination 1000000, colorless, is in the paper pulp. 

5-Embedded Security Thread 

 Fluorescent embedded security thread, with the phrase of “Bank Markazi Jomhouri Islami Iran” on it, is visible under UV light in 4 colors.

6-Intaglio printing 

 A printing technique that uses engraved or etched printing plates to create a relief image on the substrate. Intaglio may be recognised by the perceptible relief of the image, and the feathering of the ink. On front side of the Irancheque, whole points in Navy blue and Crimson colors are intaglio prints, which are easily touchable with hand’s fingers.

7-Thermal ink 

The color used in the printing of the central bank logo is such that it disappears by touching the fingers and lifting the heat, and then it will reappear after cooling.
8-Anti-copy mark 
The color of the ink is changed to brown, After taking the copy.
9-In the numbered area, there is an 
10-3D linear design