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…

This 88-cent legal tender note was sold at a premium for 28 Fijian dollars. BNP513 (PNL): 88 cents (US$0.40) Yellow, red, brown, and green. Front: English text; denomination as registration device; hibicus flower in gold-to-green OVI; hibicus flower; coat of arms. Back: English text; piles of coins; god of wealthRead More…

On 19 July 2022, the National Bank of Poland introduced 80,000 20-złoty banknotes commemorating the “Defense of the Polish Eastern Border.” BNP826 (PNL): 20 złotych (US$5)Brown and gray. Front: Polish text; Border Guard officer holding binoculars and Polish Army soldier holding assault rifle, both wearing camouflage uniforms; coat of armsRead More…

BNP307 (PNL): 100 taka (US$1.25) Orange and red. Front: Bengali text; Sheikh Mujibur Rahman; Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina; Padma Bridge. Back: Bengali and English text; boats on river; Padma Bridge; bank logo. Kinetic StarChrome windowed security thread. Watermark: Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on pixelated background and electrotype bank logo and 100.Read More…

BNP102 (PNL): 100 korun (crown) (US$4.50) Green, orange, and black. Front: Czech text; flower; financier Karel Engliš; Czech National Bank in Prague; cojoined KE; holographic medal with Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk in profile; eagle. Back: Czech text; façade of Clam-Gallas Palace in Prague; coat of arms; statue of two standing men. SolidRead More…

This 20-dollar note commemorates the XXIV Olympic Winter Games to be held from 4 to 20 February 2022 in Beijing. The design was inspired from a famous line found in a classic moon-themed Chinese poem, “From Far Away You Share This Moment With Me.” Although legal tender, the notes aren’tRead More…

The National Bank of Poland plans to introduce 80,000 20-złoty banknotes commemorating Lech Kaczyński with the theme “It is Worth Being a Pole” on 9 November 2021. BNP825 (PNL): 20 złotych (US$5)Orange, blue, red, brown, and black. Front: Polish text; Order of the White Eagle medal; coat of arms withRead More…

The National Bank of Poland plans to introduce 80,000 20-złoty banknotes commemorating Lech Kaczyński with the theme “It is Worth Being a Pole” on 9 November 2021. BNP825 (PNL): 20 złotych (US$5)Orange, blue, red, brown, and black. Front: Polish text; Order of the White Eagle medal; coat of arms withRead More…