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 (


Barbados 50 Dollar Note

Nominated by Antje Maroussi, IBNS Member 11015

NoteB243 (PNL): 50 dollars (US$25)
Predominant Colour(s)Orange
Front (vertical)English text; coat of arms; Errol Barrow; trident
Back (vertical)English text; Independence Square with statue of Errol Barrow in Bridgetown
Additional SecurityNo security thread
PrinterDE LA RUE
Size55 x 150 mm Polymer (Guardian)
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book