IRAN 1000000 Rials Banknote 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




1-Microprint  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

3-See-through   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.