It depicts the Head of a Falcon when the banknote is held up against a source of light.
A shiny silver metallic thread that appears as a series of vertical disconnected dashes at the front. When the banknote is held against light, the thread appears as a solid line.
A micro-text line in which the title of 'Central Bank of Kuwait' is repeated in Arabic at the front, and in English at the back of the banknote.
Vignette of a Kuwaiti Chest is used as supporting ornament to carry the latent image which represents the Value Numeral "1/4". It becomes visible when the note is held up to the light and is tilted up and down at an acute angle at eye level.