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 (


United Arab Emirates 50 Dirham Note

Nominated by Vladyslav Cherniuk, IBNS Member 12810

Note B253 (PNL): 50 dirhams (US$14)
Predominant Colour(s) Purple, violet, and blue
Front Arabic text; Emirates logo; Wahat Al Karama (memorial to the martyrs of the Emirates); seven founding fathers standing with flag after signing the union document; registration device; Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
Back English text; registration device; Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan signing the union agreement; Etihad Museum
Watermark None
Additional Security No security thread
Printer Oumolat Security Printing
Size 151 x 64 mm Polymer
Introduced 07/12/2021
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book