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IBNS Journal 59-2

Is available to download and includes a tribute to Colin Narbeth (IBNS Founder and Life Member No. 1); Peasants, Produce & Tractors; Hidden Features of Test Notes; Guinea 50 Francs 1958 and Forged Notes during the Company & British Raj.

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Journal Delivery

Due to COVID-19 the delivery of the IBNS Journal to the following countries will be delayed. We will look to dispatch the journal as soon as the restrictions are lifted.

Azerbaijan  / Botswana  / Chad  / Cuba  / Djibouti  / Haiti  / Iraq  / Kosovo  / Malawi  / Mauritania  / Mauritius  / Nepal  / Pakistan  / Paraguay  / Tanzania (DAR)  / Tunisia  / Turkmenistan  / Venezuela  / Zambia  / Zimbabwe

 
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.

Do you know of a banknote that will be issued to the public that should be nominated for the Banknote of 2020?  Send your nominations to the Banknote of the Year Co-Ordinator (banknoteoftheyear@theibns.org). 

 

Bahrain's 20 Bahraini Dinar Note

Nominated by Faye Byrde, IBNS Member 10879

BHR-20-Front
BHR-20-Back
 
Note Bahrain B310 (PNL): 20 dinars (US$53)
Predominant Colour(s) Brown and light blue
Front SPARK Live Truspin; King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa
Back Al Fateh Islamic Center in Juffair
Watermark King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa with electrotype TWENTY and denomination in Arabic text
Additional Security Rapid Motion windowed security thread with demetalized ٢٠ / 20
Printer TDLR
Size 154 x 74 mm
Introduced 04/09/2016
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book