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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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Israel's 100 Shekel Note

Nominated by Radek Janousek, IBNS Member 10823

ISR-100-Front
ISR-100-Back
 
NoteB444 (PNL): 100 new shekels (US$26)
Predominant Colour(s)Orange
FrontHebrew text; menorah as registration device; open book in gold-to-green SPARK; almond tree blossoms; Leah Goldberg; microprinted poem “In the land of my love the almond tree blossoms”
BackArabic, English, and Hebrew text; gazelles; poem segment, “White days;” menorah
WatermarkLeah Goldberg and electrotype 100
Additional SecurityKinegram Volume holographic stripe
PrinterUnknown
Size143 x 71 mm
Introduced22/11/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book