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IBNS Journal 58-4

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Samoa's 10 Tala Note

Nominated by Brian Andersen, IBNS Member 12292

Note B121 (PNL): 10 tala (US$4.05)
Predominant Colour(s) Blue
Front English 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
Watermark None
Additional Security No security thread
Printer De La Rue
Size 140 x 72 mm Polymer (Safeguard)
Introduced 00/06/2019
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book