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: 1000-Dirham Note

Nominated by Vladyslav Cherniuk, IBNS Member 12810

NoteB251 (PNL): 1,000 dirhams (US$272)
Predominant Colour(s)Brown
FrontArabic text; Emirates logo; Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan; Emirates Mars Mission “Hope Probe;” NASA space shuttle on launch pad; rosette as registration device
BackEnglish text; rosette; Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant in Abu Dhabi
Additional SecurityKinegram foil stripe with astronaut
PrinterOumolat Security Printing
Size163 x 66 mm Polymer (Safeguard)
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book