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Banknote of 2017 Nominations Close 31st Jan

Nominations for the Banknote of 2017 close on Wednesday 31st January 2018 - Do you know of a note issued in 2017 that should be nominated? Send your nomination to banknoteoftheyear@ibns.biz

The Latest Nominations are

Kyrgyzstan's 2,000 Som Note
KGZ-2000-Front

Djibouti's 40 Franc Note
DJI-40-Front

Argentina's 1,000 Peso Note
ARS-1000-Front

 
IBNS Journal 56-4

is available to download. Includes articles on: Australian Paper Money in the British Library, Indian Paper Money Engravers, Finnish Markka, Concorde on Banknotes and Southern Nigeria

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IBNS Journal 54-2

is available to download.  Articles include a look at Greek Notes before the Euro, Food Tickets during the Mafeking Siege, Symbols of Islam on Banknotes as well as looking at notes from Spain, Latin America and the Chatham Islands.  Login to download your copy.

Table of Contents

IBNS Journal Cover: Volume 54 Issue 2
1
Editor's Column
2
President's Message
2
I.B.N.S. Hall of Fame
4
Letters to the Editor
6
Banknote News
8
The Last Five Issues of the Greek Drachma Before the Adoption of the Euro
17
Food Tickets Issued During the Mafeking Siege of 1899-1900
21
The Use of Barcodes and Quick Response Codes on Banknotes
25
Symbols and Other References to Islam on Banknotes
32
'Gauchos' and 'Llaneros' on the Paper Money of Latin America
38
Trinidad and Tobago $50 Wins 2014 IBNS Bank Note of the Year Award
40
The Story of Two Types of Fradulent Manipulation of Spanish Banknotes
43
Book Reviews
46
The Saga of the Millennium Notes Issues for the Chatham Islands
51
New Issues
63
News From The Chapters
68
Expert Panel Members
70
I.B.N.S. Board Meeting Minutes
71
I.B.N.S. News and Annoucements
73
Society Officers and Directors
75
New Members