IBNS Journal 62-3

includes articles on George Duval, Banknote Designer; Romanian Heraldry; China Puppet Banknote Vignettes; World Heritage On Banknotes.
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Banknote of 2023 Nominations

Latest Nominations for the Banknote of 2023 are United Arab Emirates: 1000-Dirham Note, Argentina: 2000-Pesos Note, Kyrgyzstan: 500-Som Note, South Africa: 50-Rand Note and Jamaica: 1000-Dollar Note

Do you know of a banknote that will be issued to the public that should be nominated for the Banknote of 2023?  Send your nominations to the Banknote of the Year Co-Ordinator (


Bahamas 100 Dollar Note

Nominated by Mikael Westmark, IBNS Member 12817

Note Bahamas B355 (PNL): 100 dollars (US$100)
Predominant Colour(s) Brown, tan, rust, yellow, and light blue
Front English text; sand dollar as registration device; map; Royal Poinciana flower; nautilus in SPARK Orbital OVI; Arthur Dion Hanna; sand dollars
Back (vertical) English text; coat of arms; blue marlin; sand dollar
Watermark Arthur Dion Hanna and electrotype $100
Additional Security Motion Surface foil
Size 156 x 67 mm Composite (Durasafe)
Introduced 06/10/2021
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book