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Nominations for Banknote of 2015 Close 31st January

The latest nominations are: Nicaragua's 50 Cordobas Note , Kazakhstan's 20,000 Tenge Note and Russia's 100 Ruble Note

Do you know of a note issued in 2015 that should be nominated?  Send your nominations to banknoteoftheyear@ibns.biz before 31st January.

 
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 54-4

is available to download. Articles look at people on Latin American notes, Promotional Notes from Security Printers as well as notes from Germany, Canada, Mexico, Australia and India. Login to download your copy.

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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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