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 (


Northern Ireland (Ulster Bank) 50 Pound Note

Nominated by Christopher Nield, IBNS Member 9638

NoteB942 (PNL): 50 pounds (US$73)
Predominant Colour(s)Red
Front (vertical)English text; pine martin; cryptic wood butterfly; gorse flower
Back (vertical)English text; female scientist with pipette and vials; female mill worker with textile loom; two male workers; outline of sea plane; pine martin
Additional SecurityNo security thread
PrinterDe La Rue
Size77mm x 146mm Polymer (Safeguard)
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book