IBNS Journal 61-3

includes articles on Three Women for Nicaragua, Einstein and Bohr, Anomalies and Errors in the Numbering of French African Banknotes, Alexander The Great and Cyrus The Great, Keys, Locks, Arabic Rotators and Other Ways to Collect Banknotes. Login to read your copy.


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