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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