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Missing Notes Register

The following is a list of notes that have been reported as "Missing".  Some of the notes have been lost in the postal system between sender and receipient, others have been stolen. If some of your notes have been lost in transit or stolen please send the details the IBNS Webmaster - webmaster@ibns.biz to get them added to this list.

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Auction 78 Online

The catalogue for IBNS Auction No. 78, 2018 containing over 5,200 lots is now available.  Auction Closes Sunday 28th October 2018.

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IBNS Journal 57-3

is avaialble to download: Arcticles cover the work of John White, Suriname 25 Gulden Anton de Kom, Three ABNC Greek Banknotes, Italian WWII Prisoner's Coupons and PoW Cheques of WW1. Login to download your copy.

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Banknote of 2018 Nominations

Do you know of a Bank Note Issued in 2018 that should be nominated for the Banknote of the Year? Send your nominations to banknoteoftheyear@ibns.biz

 

England's 5 Pound Note

Nominated by Tej Rathore, IBNS Member 11710

GBR-5-Front
GBR-5-Back
 
Note Great Britain BNL (PNL): 5 pounds (US$6)
Predominant Colour(s) Blue
Front Bank seal; Elizabeth Tower (aka Big Ben); coronation crown; Queen Elizabeth II
Back Winston Churchill; maze at Blenheim Palace in green foil
Watermark (shadow image) None
Additional Security Kurz’s Kinegram Colors holographic stripe; No security thread
Printer TDLR
Size 125 x 65 mm Polymer (Innovia’s Guardian)
Introduced 13/09/2016
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book