Banknote of 2024 Nominations

The first three nominations for the Banknote of 2024 are: Kazakhstan: 5,000-Tenge Note, Honduras: 500-Lempira Note, England: 5-Pound Note.

IBNS Journal 63-1

includes articles on Script of Jammu, Kashmir and Tibet, Time and Timekeeping on Banknotes, E. Chiossone: The Father of the Japanese Banknotes, Spanish Colonial Issues in Cuba and Post Office Exchange Tokens of the Amur Region.

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Oman's Half Rial Note

Nominated by Christof Zellweger, IBNS Life Member 86

Note B239 (PNL): 1/2 rial (US$1.30)
Predominant Colour(s) Green, red, orange, and purple
Front Arabic text; coat of arms with crossed swords and khanjar (dagger); frankincense (kender) tree in Dhofar; Ain Kour lake; crossed swords and khanjar as registration device; crossed swords and khanjar
Back English text; perched Sooty falcon; striding Arabian leopard; crossed swords and khanjar; Sooty falcon in flight
Watermark Coat of arms and electrotype ٢‮/١‬‭
Additional Security Combifluo solid security thread with printed Half Rial and Arabic text
Printer Unknown
Size 135 x 65 mm Paper
Introduced 11/01/2021
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book