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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

is available to download. Includes articles on: Australian Paper Money in the British Library, Indian Paper Money Engravers, Finnish Markka, Concorde on Banknotes and Southern Nigeria

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IBNS Journal 56-1

is available to download. Includes articles on: Preseving the Smithsonian's Banknote Collection, Tamar the Lady King, Presidency Banknotes of India, Circular Letters of Credit, Languages on Banknotes.

Table of Contents

1
President's Message
3
From the Editor
3
Hall of Fame
5
Obituary
7
Banknote News
11
Preserving the Smithsonian's Numismatic Collections International Banknotes
13
Tamar (1166-1213): The Lady King
15
Signatures of Presidency Banknotes of India
19
Bradbury in the Belgian Congo: An Early Story of Unrequited Love in 10 Archive Photo Proofs
23
Language Hierarchy on Banknotes
32
Interview with Victoria Cleland: Chief Cashier of the Bank of England
37
Circular Letters of Credit: Part 1 - America
44
Multilingual Banknotes Around the World
49
Book Review: Billetes Argentinos 1884-2016
50
Book Review: Handstamps and Banknotes with the Handstamps of the Notaphily of Serbia 1916-1921
51
Book Review: Special Currency Issues of the USSR
52
New Issues
66
News From The Chapters
74
Society Officers
75
New Members
IBNS Journal Cover: Volume 56 Issue 1