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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). 

 

Norway's 1,000 Kroner Note

Nominated by Radek Janoušek, IBNS Member 10823

NOR-1000-Front
NOR-1000-Back
 
NoteB690 (P57): 1,000 kroner (US$112)
Predominant Colour(s)Purple
FrontNorwegian text; SPARK Orbital rectangle; large wave breaking at sea
BackNorwegian text; horizon (pixel motif); 20
WatermarkAtlantic puffin head in profile with electrotype 1000
Additional Security8 metres per second (cubic pattern); strong gale with high waves and dense foam (organic pattern)
PrinterOberthur Technologies
Size154 x 70 mm Paper
Introduced14/11/2019
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book