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Guinea's 20,000 Francs Note

Nominated by Fritz-Juergen Simons, IBNS Member 8247

Note Guinea B338 (PNL): 20,000 francs (US$2 80)
Predominant Colour(s) Blue, green, orange, and purple
Front Guinean woman wearing head scarf; two pigeons taking flight; coat of arms ; bank logo as registration device
Back Map of Guinea; hydroelectric dam in Kaleta; electricity transmission towers
Watermark Guinean woman and electrotype 20000
Additional Security 3-mm red-to-green windowed security thread with demetalized GNF 20000
Printer TDLR
Size 148 x 70 mm
Introduced 11/05/2015
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book