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Banknote of 2017 Nominations Close 31st Jan

Nominations for the Banknote of 2017 close on Wednesday 31st January 2018 - Do you know of a note issued in 2017 that should be nominated? Send your nomination to banknoteoftheyear@ibns.biz

The Latest Nominations are

Kyrgyzstan's 2,000 Som Note
KGZ-2000-Front

Djibouti's 40 Franc Note
DJI-40-Front

Argentina's 1,000 Peso Note
ARS-1000-Front

 
IBNS Journal 56-4

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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