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Banknote of 2019 Nominations Close 31st Jan

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IBNS Journal 58-4

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Northern Ireland's 5 Pound (Ulster Bank) Note

Nominated by Roger Mah Poy, IBNS Member 12264

GBR-5-Ulster-Front
GBR-5-Ulster-Back
 
Note B939 (PNL): 5 pounds (US$6.40)
Predominant Colour(s) Blue
Front (vertical) English text; a flock of flying Brent Geese; Strangford Lough in County Down; flowers; RBS Group logo in green-to-blue SPARK Orbital
Back (vertical) English text; a flock of flying Brent Geese; small boat in Strangford Lough; map; people and dog along shoreline; king scallop
Watermark None
Additional Security No security thread
Printer De La Rue
Size 66 x 128 mm Polymer (Safeguard)
Introduced 27/02/2019
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book