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IBNS Journal 59-2

Is available to download and includes a tribute to Colin Narbeth (IBNS Founder and Life Member No. 1); Peasants, Produce & Tractors; Hidden Features of Test Notes; Guinea 50 Francs 1958 and Forged Notes during the Company & British Raj.

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Journal Delivery

Due to COVID-19 the delivery of the IBNS Journal to the following countries will be delayed. We will look to dispatch the journal as soon as the restrictions are lifted.

Azerbaijan  / Botswana  / Chad  / Cuba  / Djibouti  / Haiti  / Iraq  / Kosovo  / Malawi  / Mauritania  / Mauritius  / Nepal  / Pakistan  / Paraguay  / Tanzania (DAR)  / Tunisia  / Turkmenistan  / Venezuela  / Zambia  / Zimbabwe

 
Banknote of 2020 Nominations

The Nominations received so far are Bank of England's 20 Pound Note, Scotland's (Royal Bank of Scotland) 20 Pound Note and Northern Ireland's (Ulster Bank) 20 Pound Note.

Do you know of a banknote that will be issued to the public that should be nominated for the Banknote of 2020?  Send your nominations to the Banknote of the Year Co-Ordinator (banknoteoftheyear@theibns.org). 

 

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