Global Patent Index - EP 1260381 A1

EP 1260381 A1 2002-11-27 - Document comprising an authenticity characteristic

Title (en)

Document comprising an authenticity characteristic

Title (de)

Dokument mit Echtheitseigenschaft

Title (fr)

Document comprenant une caractéristique d'authentification

Publication

EP 1260381 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 02076992 A

Priority

NL 1018137 A

Abstract (en)

The invention relates to a document, preferably a bank note, provided with an authenticity characteristic, the authenticity characteristic comprising a series of holes (5) and a series of markings (3) of the same order of size as the holes (5), the series (1) of holes (5) and the series (1) of markings (3) together forming one pattern. As a result of the combination of the holes (5) and the markings (3) an authenticity characteristic can be obtained that is hard to forge. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B42D 15/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B42D 15/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B42D 25/29 (2014.10); B42D 25/346 (2014.10); B42D 2033/22 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

Citation (search report)

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AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

EPO simple patent family

EP 1260381 A1 20021127; EP 1260381 B1 20070404; AT 358597 T 20070415; DE 60219239 D1 20070516; NL 1018137 C2 20021126

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