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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). 

 

Bahamas' 20 Dollar Note

Nominated by Chris Huff, IBNS Member 11544

BHS-20-Front
BHS-20-Back
 
NoteB351 (PNL): 20 dollars (US$20)
Predominant Colour(s)Magenta, pink, green, orange, blue, and yellow
FrontEnglish text; compass rose as registration device; map; bougainvillea flower; flying bird in SPARK Orbital OVI; pirate ship; Milo B
Back (vertical)English text; coat of arms; tower at Festival Place overlooking the Nassau Harbor in New Providence with cruise ships, buildings, and Sir Sidney Poitier and Paradise Island bridges; compass rose
WatermarkMilo B
Additional Security
PrinterDE LA RUE
Size156 x 67 mm
Introduced27/09/2018
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book