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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). 

 

Solomon Islands $40 Dollar Note

Nominated by Stavros Bilis, IBNS Member 11997

SLB-40-Front
SLB-40-Back
 
Note B226 (PNL): 40 dollars (US$5.10)
Predominant Colour(s) Blue
Front (vertical) English text; map of Solomon Islands; standing man blowing conch shell; conch shell in MASK®; coat of arms
Back English text; flag; children in canoe; fish; turtle; man standing in canoe; diver and coral reef
Watermark None
Additional Security No security thread
Printer De La Rue
Size Polymer (SafeGuard) 145 x 66 mm
Introduced 07/07/2018
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book