B253 (PNL): 1,000 dirhams (US$272) Brown. Front: Arabic text; Emirates logo; Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan; NASA space shuttle on launch pad; rosette as registration device. Back: English text; rosette; Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant in Abu Dhabi. Kinegram foil stripe with astronaut. Watermark: None. Printer: (Oumolat Security Printing). DimensionsRead 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…

B302 (PNL): 1,000,000 rials (US$24) Blue and red. Front: Farsi text; denomination as puzzle number registration device; Shrine of Fatima Masumeh in Qom. Back: English and Farsi text; unknown oil refinery; denomination as puzzle number; 100 in gold-to-green SPARK. 2.5-mm gold-to-green windowed security thread with demetalized I. R. IRAN. SolidRead More…