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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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England's 10 Pound Note

Nominated by Tej Rathore, IBNS Member 11710

GBR-10-Front
GBR-10-Back
 
NoteBNL (PNL): 10 pounds (US$14.30)
Predominant Colour(s)Orange
FrontEnglish text; bank seal; Queen Elizabeth II; Winchester Cathedral; coronation crown; quill; Bank of England building; coats of arms; Queen Elizabeth II
BackEnglish text; seated Elizabeth Bennet examining letters upon Austin’s 12-sided writing table; horse, carriage, and trees outside Godmersham Park House; Jane Austin; Miss Bingley quote; open book copper foil patch
Watermark (shadow image)None
Additional SecurityKurz’s Kinegram Colors holographic stripe
PrinterThomas De La Rue
Size130 x 67 mm Polymer (Guardian)
Introduced14/09/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book