IBNS Journal 57-1

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Russia's 100 Ruble Note

Nominated by Steven Bron, IBNS Member 10843

Note Russia B832 (PNL): 100 рублей (rubles) (US$1 50)
Predominant Colour(s) Yellow, green, brown, and blue
Front Painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky’s “The Russian Squadron on the Sebastopol Roads;” sculptor Amandus Adamson’s “Monument to the Scuttled Ships” in Sevastopol Bay; layout of Sevastopol city; architect I Fialko and sculptor V Yakovlev’s “Memorial to the Heroic Defense of Sevastopol in 1941-1942” on Nakhimov square; St Vladimir’s Cathedral
Back Grape vine; “Sail” cliff and Au-Dag mountain; Swallow’s Nest castle on Aurora Cliff overlooking Cape of Ai-Todor in Yalta, Crimea; Khan’s mosque in Khan’s Palace in Bakhchysarai; radio telescope RT-70 near the town of Yevpatoria; Quick Recognition Code
Watermark Catherine the Great
Additional Security Windowed security thread
Printer Goznak
Size 150 x 65 mm
Introduced 23/12/2015
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book