IBNS Journal 62-3

includes articles on George Duval, Banknote Designer; Romanian Heraldry; China Puppet Banknote Vignettes; World Heritage On Banknotes.
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Banknote of 2023 Nominations

Latest Nominations for the Banknote of 2023 are United Arab Emirates: 1000-Dirham Note, Argentina: 2000-Pesos Note, Kyrgyzstan: 500-Som Note, South Africa: 50-Rand Note and Jamaica: 1000-Dollar Note

Do you know of a banknote that will be issued to the public that should be nominated for the Banknote of 2023?  Send your nominations to the Banknote of the Year Co-Ordinator (


Mexico's 100 Peso Note

Nominated by David White, IBNS Life Member 161

NoteBNL (PNL): 100 pesos (US$7.60)
Predominant Colour(s)Red and yellow
FrontSpanish text; open book in green-to-gold OVI; president, Venustiano Carranza, and chairman of Congress, Luis Manuel Rojas, sworn in before the Constituent Assembly after amending the Constitution
BackSpanish text; congressmen swearing to observe and enforce the Mexican Constitution; bank logo
WatermarkEagle on cactus and electrotype 100
Additional SecurityGreen-to-gold RollingStar Cube windowed security thread
Size134 x 66 mm
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book