These notes commemorate the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) on 1 January 1997. B226 (PNL): 50 dollars (US$61) Purple. Front: English text; stingrays; map; holographic patch with CIMA 25th Anniversary logo; coat of arms; Queen Elizabeth II. Back: English text; shell; stingray. HolographicRead More…

These notes commemorate the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) on 1 January 1997. B225 (PNL): 25 dollars (US$31) Dark brown, light brown, and orange. Front: English text; scallop shells; map; holographic patch with CIMA 25th Anniversary logo; coat of arms; Queen Elizabeth II.Read More…

BNP827 (PNL): 20 złotych (US$5) Green, blue, red, and brown. Front: Polish text; coat of arms with crowned eagle; stylized quadrant and fragment of heliocentric system; Nicolaus Copernicus. Back: Polish text; obverse and reverse of Gdańsk szóstak (six grosz); obverse of Elbląg szóstak (six grosz); obverse of Prussian (Toruń) schilling;Read More…

This 1,000-korun banknote commemorates the 30th anniversary of the Czech National Bank. It is the same as the 2008-dated 1,000-korun banknote, but with overprints on front consisting of the Czech National Bank’s logo and a facsimile of a green CZK 1,000 banknote stamp dating from 1993. The anniversary logo containsRead More…

These 50-taka notes commemorate the inauguration of the country’s first Metrorail. B364 (PNL): 50 taka (US$0.60) Green, pink, blue, and brown. Front: Bengali text; Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina; Metrorail. Back: Bengali and English text; Metrorail elevated railroad tracks; bank logo. 2-mm wide windowed security thread with demetalized Bengali text. Watermark:Read More…

These 50-taka notes commemorate the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh’s constitution and supreme court. B363 (PNL): 50 taka (US$0.60) Pink, purple, and brown. Front: Bengali text; Sheikh Mujibur Rahman; Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban (National Parliament building) in Dhaka; 50th anniversary logo. Back: Bengali and English text; Supreme Court building in Dhaka; bankRead More…

On 9 November 2022, the Central Bank of Qatar unveiled a 22-riyal polymer note commemorating the 2022 FIFA (Federation Internationale de Football Association) World Cup taking place in Qatar from 20 November to 18 December 2022. The strange denomination is an homage to the 22nd World Cup, which coincidentally occursRead More…