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

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Bahamas 10 Dollar Note

Nominated by Richard Perera, IBNS Member 11953

Note B356 (PNL): 10 dollars (US$10)
Predominant Colour(s) Gray, yellow, green, and red
Front English text; sand dollar as registration device; map; Yellow Elder flower, SPARK Orbital butterfly; Stafford L. Sands
Back (vertical) English text; coat of arms; Hope Town lighthouse, Abaco with buildings and boats; two flamingoes on land and flying; sand dollar
Watermark Stafford L. Sands, electrotype $10, and Cornerstones
Additional Security Rapid HD Detect windowed security thread with demetalized 10 and sand dollar
Size 156 x 67 mm Composite (Durasafe)
Introduced 15/12/2022
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book