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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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Canada's 10 Dollar Note

Nominated by Martine Warren, IBNS Member 11873

CAN-10-Front
CAN-10-Back

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NoteB377 (PNL): 10 dollars (US$7.90)
Predominant Colour(s)Purple
FrontEnglish and French text; Assomption sash underprint pattern; SPARK arch found in the Memorial Chamber on Parliament Hill; John Alexander Macdonald, George-Étienne Cartier, Agnes Campbell Macphail, James Gladstone Akay-na-muka; sylized maple leaf
BackEnglish and French text; Capilano Lake and Lions/Twin Sisters mountains (Western Canada); wheat field outside Regina, Saskatchewan (Prairie provinces); Kipawa River and trees of Canadian Shield in Parc national d’Opémican (Central Canada); rocky coast of Cape Bonavista (Eastern Canada); northern lights above Wood Buffalo national park (Northern Canada)
WatermarkNone
Additional SecurityHolographic stripe with coat of arms, flag, Inuit artist Kenojuak Ashevak’s Owl’s Bouquet
PrinterCanadian Bank Note Company
Size152 x 70 mm Polymer
Introduced01/06/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book