Latest Banknote of 2021 Nominations

The Latest Nominations for the Banknote of 2021 are: Oman's Half Rial Note & Bank of England's 50 Pound Note

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IBNS Journal 60-2

Includes articles on: An Unknown Romanian Banknote, The Obvious and Hidden Fibonacci Numbers on Banknotes, The Polymeric Revolution, Harrison & Sons and Isambard Kingdom Brunel and The Best Note. Login to download your copy.


Lebanon's 100,000 Livres Note

Nominated by Ayman Dayekh, IBNS Life Member 240


Image provided courtesy of Banknote News

NoteLebanon B548 (PNL): 100,000 livres (pounds) (US$67)
Predominant Colour(s)Light green, light blue, and yellow
FrontArabic text; cedar tree and cones; Cinema feature in entrance to baptistry of Saint-Jean de Jbeil Church, Byblos; Clock Tower in Nejmeh Square (Parliament Square), Beirut; Vivid Colour UV feature cedar tree
BackFrench text; cedar tree; natural arches of Pigeon Rocks, viewed from Raouché Corniche in Beirut; Phoenician ship
Additional SecurityNo security thread
PrinterPolska Wytwórnia Papierów Wartościowych
Size147 x 82 mm Polymer (Guardian)
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book