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New Zealand's $5 Note

Nominated by Sean Pemberton, IBNS Member 10979

NZL-5-Front
NZL-5-Back
 
Note New Zealand B137 (PNL): 5 dollars (US$3 55)
Predominant Colour(s) Brown and orange
Front Penguin SPARK patch; Mount Cook/Aoraki; Sir Edmund Hillary
Back Daisy (Pleurophyllum speciosum) flower; yellow-eyed penguin/hoiho (Megadyptes antipodes) bird; ferns
Watermark Queen Elizabeth II
Additional Security No security thread
Printer CBN
Size 138 x 66 mm Polymer
Introduced 12/10/2015
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book