News

IBNS Journal 58-2

 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.

Read more...
 
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). 

Read more...
 

Sao Tome 200 Dobra Note

Nominated by Clare Lloyd Williams, IBNS Member 11656

STP-200-Front
STP-200-Back
 
NoteB313 (PNL): 200 dobras (US$8.80)
Predominant Colour(s)Dark red
FrontPortuguese text; Charaxes defulvata butterfly; coat of arms; Banco Central headquarters building in São Tomé; holographic patch; butterfly as registration device
BackPortuguese text; stylized cocoa pod; butterfly; map of Sao Tome and Principe; Chibi-ficha (Anabathmis hartlaubii) Príncipe sunbird perched on branch
WatermarkRei Amador and electrotype butterfly
Additional SecurityRed-to-green windowed security thread with demetalized BCSTP
PrinterDe La Rue
Size155 x 67 mm
Introduced01/01/2018
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book