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

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Albania's 10,000 Leke Note

Nominated by Adam Spikes, IBNS Member 12493

NoteB327 (PNL): 10,000 leke (US$90)
Predominant Colour(s)Orange, brown, and green
FrontAlbanian text; poet Asdreni (Aleksandër Stavre Drenova); outline of Bank of Albania building; coat of arms as registration device; open book and quill in gold-to-green OVI
BackAlbanian text; coat of arms; Albanian flag; staff of music notes eminating from trumpet of wind-up record player with verse of national anthem below
WatermarkAsdreni and electrotype 10000 with coat of arms
Additional SecurityHolographic stripe
PrinterDe La Rue
Size153 x 72 mm Paper
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book