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IBNS Journal 59-2

Is available to download and includes a tribute to Colin Narbeth (IBNS Founder and Life Member No. 1); Peasants, Produce & Tractors; Hidden Features of Test Notes; Guinea 50 Francs 1958 and Forged Notes during the Company & British Raj.

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Journal Delivery

Due to COVID-19 the delivery of the IBNS Journal to the following countries will be delayed. We will look to dispatch the journal as soon as the restrictions are lifted.

Azerbaijan  / Botswana  / Chad  / Cuba  / Djibouti  / Haiti  / Iraq  / Kosovo  / Malawi  / Mauritania  / Mauritius  / Nepal  / Pakistan  / Paraguay  / Tanzania (DAR)  / Tunisia  / Turkmenistan  / Venezuela  / Zambia  / Zimbabwe

 
Banknote of 2020 Nominations

The Nominations received so far are Bank of England's 20 Pound Note, Scotland's (Royal Bank of Scotland) 20 Pound Note and Northern Ireland's (Ulster Bank) 20 Pound 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). 

 

Venezuela's 100 Bolivares Note

Nominated by Fritz-Juergen Simons, IBNS Member 8247

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VEN-100-Back

Image provided courtesy of Banknote News

NoteBNL (PNL): 100 bolívares (US$0.15)
Predominant Colour(s)Purple
Front (vertical)Spanish text; Ezequiel Zamora
BackSpanish text; coat of arms; northern muriqui (Brachyteles hypoxanthus) monkey; Guatopo National Park
WatermarkSimón Bolívar and electrotype BCV
Additional SecurityHolographic windowed security thread with demetalized BCV
PrinterCASA DE LA MONEDA-VENEZUELA
Size156 x 69 mm
Introduced20/08/2018
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book