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IBNS Journal 62-4

includes articles on Banknotes following WWII, Royal Cypher on British India Banknotes, Sir John Houblon and the £50 Note, Confessions of a (Mauritian) One-Dollar Note, 1843 and the full list of World Heritage Sites on Banknotes.
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Jamaica: 1000-Dollar Note

Nominated by David White, IBNS Life Member 161

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Note B254 (PNL): 1,000 dollars (US$7.90)
Predominant Colour(s) Blue
Front English text; Sir Alexander Bustamante; coat of arms; Norman Manley; 60th anniversary logo
Back English text; Jamaica House building and trees on Hope Road, Kingston
Watermark None
Additional Security Simulated windowed security thread with hummingbird and demetalized 1000
Printer De La Rue
Size 145 x 68 mm Polymer (SafeGuard)
Introduced 15/06/2023
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book