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Macau's 20 Patacas Note

Nominated by Shuo Yang, IBNS Member 12172

MAC-20-Front
MAC-20-Back
 
Note B235 (PNL): 20 patacas (US$2.50)
Predominant Colour(s) Purple
Front Chinese and Portuguese text; lotus flower as registration device; bank logo; Lotus Flower In Full Bloom bronze sculpture in Golden Lotus Square, Sé; Banco da China headquarters building in Macau
Back Chinese and Portuguese text; Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge; lotus flower; bank logo
Watermark Lotus flower with electrotype 20
Additional Security Solid security thread with demetalized 20 and bank logo
Printer Unknown
Size 144 x 72 mm Paper
Introduced 21/10/2019
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book