Banknote of 2024 Nominations

The first three nominations for the Banknote of 2024 are: Kazakhstan: 5,000-Tenge Note, Honduras: 500-Lempira Note, England: 5-Pound Note.

IBNS Journal 63-1

includes articles on Script of Jammu, Kashmir and Tibet, Time and Timekeeping on Banknotes, E. Chiossone: The Father of the Japanese Banknotes, Spanish Colonial Issues in Cuba and Post Office Exchange Tokens of the Amur Region.

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Mauritania: 50-Ougiya Note

Nominated by Sam Assad, IBNS Member 12834

NoteB131 (PNL: 50 ouguiya (US$1.35)
Predominant Colour(s)Gray and green
FrontArabic text; registration device; denomination in SPARK; Banque Centrale de Mauritanie headquarters building and Ibn Abass mosque, both in Nouakchott
BackFrench text; traditional metal tea pot; musical instruments; wind turbines and solar panels; registration device
WatermarkBearded man and electrotype 50
Additional SecurityGold Pulsar windowed security thread
Size130 x 66 mm Substrate varieties
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book