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Banknote of 2020 Nominations

Latest Nominations are Scotland's (Clydesdale Bank) 20 Pound Note, Bahamas' 5 Dollar Note, Mexico's 1000 Peso Note and Ukraine's 200 Hryvnia Note

Do you know of a banknote that will be issued to the public that should be nominated for the Banknote of 2020?  Send your nominations to the Banknote of the Year Co-Ordinator (banknoteoftheyear@theibns.org). 

 
IBNS Journal 59-3

is available to download: Articles cover Hansatsu: Paper Money of Feudal Japan; 100 Francs Delacroix; WW2 Greek Counter-Inflation Currency and Allied Counterfeits of Japanese Invasion Money of Malaya. Login to download your copy.

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C H Lim (Member 11705)

Lost and Stolen Banknotes

Two North Korean notes (P-4a 100 Won 1945 and P-7A 50 Chon Sheet 4 AU 1947) were purchased from Ohio and dispatched to Malaysia. The notes arrived in Malaysia on 4th August 2015 and were subject to customs inspection. Parcel was delivered on 6th August 2015 but only the P-7A 50 Chon Sheet 4 AU 1947 was in the package. The serial number of the P-4a 100 Won 1945 from North Korea is TO142185.