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IBNS Journal 58-2

 is avaialble to download: Articles cover the Indian Ten Rupee Note after Independence and the recipients of low numbered Bank of England notes. Login to download your copy.

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Banknote of 2019 Nominations

received so far are for Northern Ireland's 5 Pound (Ulster Bank) NoteSwitzerland's 1,000 Franc Note and Aruba's 25 Florin Note

Do you know of a banknote that will be issued to the public that should be nominated for the Banknote of 2019?  Send your nominations to the Banknote of the Year Co-Ordinator (banknoteoftheyear@theibns.org). 

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Ukraine's 500 Hrivna Note

Nominated by Sev Onyshkevych, IBNS Member 10163

UKR-500-Front
UKR-500-Back
 
Note Ukraine B855 (PNL): 500 гривень (hryven) (US$23)
Predominant Colour(s) Beige, brown, green, blue, and pink
Front Philosopher, poet, writer, pedagogue, and musician Hryhorii Skovoroda; coat of arms; fountain; open book with quill as gold-to-green SPARK patch
Back Mohyla Academy building in Kiev; academy seal
Watermark Hryhorii Skovoroda and electrotype hyrvnia symbol (backwards S with two horizontal bars)
Additional Security Motion windowed security thread with demetalized 500
Printer NBU
Size 154 x 75 mm
Introduced 11/04/2016
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book