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Auction 80 Online

The catalogue for IBNS Auction No. 80, 2019 containing almost 5,000 lots is now available.  Auction Closes Sunday 10 November 2019

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IBNS Journal 58-3

is avaialble to download: Survey of New Security Features, 1869 1-Peso of the Republic of Cuba, Queen Victoria Portraits for India and People on Australian Banknotes who named Canberra Suburbs. Login to download your copy.

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Banknote of 2019 Nominations

received so far are for Northern Ireland's 5 Pound (Ulster Bank) NoteSwitzerland's 1,000 Franc Note and Aruba's 25 Florin Note

Do you know of a banknote that will be issued to the public that should be nominated for the Banknote of 2019?  Send your nominations to the Banknote of the Year Co-Ordinator (banknoteoftheyear@theibns.org). 

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Bolivia's 20 Bolivianos Note

Nominated by Roland Rollins, IBNS Member 9555

BOL-20-Front
BOL-20-Back
 
NoteB418 (PNL): 20 bolivianos (US$2.90)
Predominant Colour(s)Orange
FrontSpanish text; Fuerte Samaypata; Genoveva Ríos, Tomás Katari, and Pedro Ignacio Muiba
BackSpanish text; black cayman as SPARK; landscape of Laguna Bay; Caimán negro (black cayman); Toborochi tree
WatermarkGenoveva Ríos and electrotype 20
Additional SecurityWindowed security thread with demetalized 20 and Genoveva Ríos
PrinterOBERTHUR fiduciaire
Size140 x 70 mm
Introduced03/07/2018
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book