News

Latest Banknote of 2021 Nominations

The Latest Nominations for the Banknote of 2021 are: Peru's 100 Sol Note & Sao Tome and Principe 200 Dobra Note

If you know of a note entering circulation this year that should be nominated, please email banknoteoftheyear@theibns.org with the details

 
IBNS Journal 60-3

Articles include: The Meinertzhagen Counterfiet,British Treasury Dardanelles Overprints 1915, G&D Counterfeited Dollars & Pounds,An Unburned Spanish 100 Pesata Note and Promotional Notes. Login to download your copy.

Read more...
 

Mexico's 100 Peso Note

Nominated by David White, IBNS Life Member 161

MEX-100-Front
MEX-100-Back
 
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
PrinterBANCO DE MÉXICO
Size134 x 66 mm
Introduced05/02/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book