|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.
|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
|Banknote of 2015 Voting|
Voting for the Banknote of 2015 is open until 23:59 BST Sunday 20th March 2016.
|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.
The following publications are for sale from the IBNS. If you decide you'd like to order any of the publications, see the details on how to order at the bottom of the page.
After spending several years researching material in the Fiji Museum and the National Archives collections, the authors put together this important study of the early paper money of Fiji. Printed in black & white, the book covers numerous issues in Fiji, including those relative to:
Covering all early issues of paper money in the Fiji islands, this is a scholarly yet entertaining study of the issue of paper money in a remote British colony. Issued as a fine hard-bound book, it is well worth the investment of USD22.50.
This is a good quality, unbound photocopy of the original 1977 edition of Kenneth Graeber’s pioneering work on local currencies issued during the Spanish Civil War (1936-1938). Containing historical data, statistics and illustrations, this work will appeal to anyone with an interest in the Spanish Civil War. The photocopy, on standard 3-hole punched paper, is USD19.50.
This publication addresses the paper money of Japan, explaining vignettes, translating characters and identifying the printers. This Section covers:
This volume was a companion edition to Section One and was intended to be housed in the folder sold with Section One. Unfortunately, Section One is sold out and Section Two is supplied without a binder. While research on Japanese notes has been published since this work first appeared, this volume remains important because:
Therefore, this remains a worthwhile volume for those collectors who have an interest in Japan and in military currencies. The price of this publication is USD22.50.
To order any of these publications please send the details below to:
7110 Kingsbury Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63130
UNITED STATES of AMERICA
Alternatively send an email with the details to Alfred Hortmann.
Details to accompany the order should include:
State or Province:
Send ___ copies of Paper Money of Fiji by K.A. Rogers & Carol Cantrell ($22.50)
Send ___ copies of Local Paper Money issued during the Spanish Civil War ($19.50)
Send ___ copies of Paper Money of the 20th Cent. Vol. Four, Section Two ($22.50)
Enclosed is $_____________ (in US funds)
Postage to US addresses is included.
Postage to addresses outside the US is as follows: $12.00 for 1 book. $16.00 for 2 books. Delivery will be by International Priority Mail and should take around 6-10 days.
For those who prefer to pay by PayPal, please send payment to this email address: firstname.lastname@example.org and send your contact details and advice of purchase to Alfred Hortmann (as above). If you have any questions relating to the publications, these can also be addressed to Alfred Hortmann.