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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). 

 

Samoa's 10 Tala Note

Nominated by Brian Andersen, IBNS Member 12292

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WSM-10-Back
 
NoteB121 (PNL): 10 tala (US$4.05)
Predominant Colour(s)Blue
FrontEnglish and Samoan text; Pacific Games logo; athletes competing in boat racing, weight lifting, and rugby
Back (vertical)English and Samoan text; young boys paddling canoes, carrying coconuts, and playing rugby on beach with coconut
WatermarkNone
Additional SecurityNo security thread
PrinterDe La Rue
Size140 x 72 mm Polymer (Safeguard)
Introduced00/06/2019
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book