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Auction 78 Online

The catalogue for IBNS Auction No. 78, 2018 containing over 5,200 lots is now available.  Auction Closes Sunday 28th October 2018.

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IBNS Journal 57-3

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Banknote of 2018 Nominations

Do you know of a Bank Note Issued in 2018 that should be nominated for the Banknote of the Year? Send your nominations to banknoteoftheyear@ibns.biz

 

Kyrgyzstan's 2,000 Som Note

 

Nominated by Mari-Anne Snäll, IBNS Member 12010-G

KGZ-2000-Front
KGZ-2000-Back
 
NoteB234 (PNL): 2,000 com (som) (US$30)
Predominant Colour(s)Light blue
Front (vertical)Kyrgyz text; denomination as registration device; statue of Manas the Noble, fighter with sword and shield on horseback; stylized yurt
Back (vertical)Kyrgyz text; stylized tree; Khan Tengri Mountain; eagle soaring over lake Issyk Kul
WatermarkManas the Noble and electrotype 2000
Additional SecurityMotion Surface windowed security thread
PrinterUnknown
Size152 x 70 mm
Introduced17/11/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book