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Banknote of 2020 Nominations

The Nominations received so far are Bank of England's 20 Pound Note, Scotland's (Royal Bank of Scotland) 20 Pound Note and Northern Ireland's (Ulster Bank) 20 Pound Note.

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Macedonia's 2,000 Denar Note

Nominated by Owen Linzmayer, IBNS Member 7962

MKD-2000-Front
MKD-2000-Back
 
Note Macedonia B216 (PNL): 2,000 денари (denar) (US$36)
Predominant Colour(s) Purple, orange, yellow, and green
Front (vertical) Early Christian mosaic as registration device; 7th-century bronze poppy cup pendant; woman wearing Macedonian bridal costume; green-to-blue SPARK element
Back Christian mosaic decoration of two peacocks (birds of paradise) near the “source of life” inside 16th-century gilded vessel
Watermark Macedonian bride, electrotype 2000, and Cornerstones
Additional Security Pearlescent stripe with 2000 and star pattern
Printer TDLR
Size 152 x 70 mm
Introduced 15/12/2016
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book