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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). 

 

Kazakhstan's 20,000 Tenge Note

Nominated by Francisco Vicente Ribera Sais, IBNS Member 11643

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Note Kazakhstan B144 (PNL): 20,000 tenge (US$65)
Predominant Colour(s) Blue-gray and violet
Front National emblem; SPARK pegasus patch; monumental arch; flying doves and Kazakh Eli monument in Astana; flag
Back Outline of Kazakhstan; Akorda Palace (the presidential residence in Astana); doves; outline of Kazakhstan
Watermark Mythic Samruk bird with electrotype 20000
Additional Security Windowed and solid security threads
Printer BFoNBK
Size 155 x 79 mm
Introduced 01/12/2015
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book