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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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Fiji's 7 Dollar Note

 

Nominated by Gabriel Leichen, IBNS Member 11551

FJI-7-Front
FJI-7-Back
 
NoteB531 (PNL): 7 dollars (US$3.40)
Predominant Colour(s)Blue
Front (vertical)English text; Fijian flag; Olympic coach Ben Ryan sitting on Sigatoka Sand Dunes; Olympic captain Osea Kolinisau running with ball; gold medal and RBF logo in OVI; coat of arms
BackEnglish text; Fiji Rugby 7s Gold Olympians with Prime Minister Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama and team officials; domodomo; bank logo
WatermarkSavenaca Rawaca running with ball
Additional Security2-mm wide STARsheen windowed security thread with demetalized FIJI 7s GOLD OLYMPIANS
PrinterOberthur Fiduciaire
Size140 x 67 mm
Introduced21/04/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book