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Banknote of 2015 Announced

New Zealand's 5 Dollar Note has been chosen by the IBNS Membership as the Banknote of 2015.  The nominations are now open for the Banknote of 2016 and the first nomination is Maldives 1,000 Rufiyaa Note.
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IBNS Journal 55-1

is on its way to the printers and should be with Members in the next few weeks. Can't wait for the postman? Login to download your copy. Topics include: Albert Pick, Mozambique, Portuguese Colonial Note Issues and Euro Banknotes

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Banknote of 2015 Voting

Voting for the Banknote of 2015 is open until 23:59 BST Sunday 20th March 2016.

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Albert Pick Dies

It is with great sadness that we have been informed of the death of Albert Pick, 93, on 22nd November 2015.  He created the eponymous numbering system still in use today, alongside the original Standard Catalog of World Paper Money.

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IBNS Journal 51-4

contains articles about Finland, Italy, Palestine, Egypt, Portraits of King George VI in India and many other topics... Login and download your copy from the members area

Table of Contents

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Society Officers and Directors
4
IBNS Hall of Fame
6
President's Message
6
Letters to the Editor
8
Banknote News
10
Research Finds Second Reserve Banknote Put into Circulation in Finland in 1939
13
Currency Notes of the Palestine Currency Board - an Unknown 1939 £P50 Variety
15
Italian Paper Money Prior to Unification, Part II - Napoleon Invades Italy
25
Varieties of Portrait Notes in India’s King George VI 100 Rupee Series
32
Sources of the Denomination 'Piastre' and 'P.T.' on Egyptian Paper Money
34
The History and Symbolism of the Banknotes of Mongolia
39
Australian Army Claimed JIM Replicas as Proof of Invasion Plan
43
The Stories Behind the Cancelled "Cities" Series of Polish Banknotes
49
The Coupons of the Vietnam War’s Ho Chi Minh Trail
51
New Issues
64
Expert Panel Members
67
Book Review
69
News From The Chapters
74
IBNS Announcements
75
IBNS Board Meeting Minutes
78
New Members
84
Ad Index
84
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