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Scotland's (Royal Bank of Scotland) 20 Pound Note

Nominated by Antje Maroussi, IBNS Member 11015

SCO-RBS-20-Front
SCO-RBS-20-Back

Image provided courtesy of Banknote News

NoteScotland B467 (PNL): 20 pounds (US$26)
Predominant Colour(s)Purple
FrontEnglish text; blaeberry fruit on branches; bank logo in magenta SPARK Orbital; facade of The Willow Tearooms building in Glasgow; entrepreneur Kate Cranston
BackEnglish text; blaeberry fruit on branches; two red squirrels on tree branch; exerpt from 16th century Scottish poet Mark Alexander Boyd’s poem, “Cupid and Venus.”
WatermarkNone
Additional SecurityNo security thread
PrinterDe La Rue
Size139 x 73 mm Polymer (Safeguard)
Introduced03/05/2020
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book