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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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Scotland's 10 Pound Note (Bank of Scotland)

Nominated by Clare Lloyd Williams, IBNS Member 11656

SCO-BoS-10-Front
SCO-BoS-10-Back
 
NoteBNL (PNL): 10 pounds (US$14.30)
Predominant Colour(s)Brown
FrontEnglish text; bank crest; Bank of Scotland’s headquarters building on The Mound in Edinburgh; Sir Walter Scott; thistle; bank logo as registration device
BackEnglish text; bank logo; Stanier Black 5 railroad engine pulling train over Glenfinnan Viaduct on West Highland Railway line between Fort William and Mallaig
WatermarkNone
Additional SecuritySimulated security thread with printed TEN POUNDS
PrinterThomas De La Rue
Size142 x 75 mm Polymer (Safeguard)
Introduced10/10/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book