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IBNS Journal Volume 58 Issue 2

 is avaialble to download: Articles cover the Indian Ten Rupee Note after Independence and the recipients of low numbered Bank of England notes. Login to download your copy.

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Banknote of 2019 Nominations

Banknote of 2019 Nominations received so far are for Northern Ireland's 5 Pound (Ulster Bank) Note and Switzerland's 1,000 Franc Note

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

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Norway's 500 Kroner Note

Nominated by Jan Olav Aamlid, IBNS Life Member 25

NOR-500-Front
NOR-500-Back
 
NoteB660 (P56): 500 kroner (US$59)
Predominant Colour(s)Orange
FrontNorwegian text; SPARK Orbital rectangle; Colin Archer’s rescue vessel, RS 14 “Stavanger;” Atlantic puffin
BackNorwegian text; oil platform on the horizon (pixel motif); 13
WatermarkAtlantic puffin head in profile with electrotype 500
Additional Security9 metres per second (cubic pattern); high wind with sea heaps up, white foam from breaking waves (organic pattern); North Sea gas pipeline network; ammonite fossil shell
PrinterOberthur Technologies
Size147 x 70 mm
Introduced18/10/2018
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book