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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

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Scotland's 10 Pound Note (Clydesdale Bank)

 

Nominated by Peter Goodchild, IBNS Member 4060

SCO-CLY-10-Front
SCO-CLY-10-Back
 
NoteBNL (PNL): 10 pounds (US$14.30)
Predominant Colour(s)Orange, red, green, purple, and black
FrontEnglish text; map of Scotland in gold SPARK Orbital; Robert Burns, poet; quill in inkwell; arched doorway
BackEnglish text; light rail tram crossing in front of Scott Monument in Princes Street Gardens; Edinburgh Castle atop Castle Rock; outline map of Scotland depicting The Old & New Towns of Edinburgh; Royal Scottish Academy building on The Mound
Watermark (shadow image)Edinburgh buildings
Additional SecurityNo security thread
PrinterThomas De La Rue
Size132 x 69 mm Polymer (Safeguard)
Introduced21/09/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book