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 (


Jamaica: 1000-Dollar Note

Nominated by David White, IBNS Life Member 161

Image provided courtesy of Banknote News

NoteB254 (PNL): 1,000 dollars (US$7.90)
Predominant Colour(s)Blue
FrontEnglish text; Sir Alexander Bustamante; coat of arms; Norman Manley; 60th anniversary logo
BackEnglish text; Jamaica House building and trees on Hope Road, Kingston
Additional SecuritySimulated windowed security thread with hummingbird and demetalized 1000
PrinterDe La Rue
Size145 x 68 mm Polymer (SafeGuard)
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book