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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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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