Latvia new 5-lat note (B232a) confirmed

5 lats, 2006. Issued 12 October 2006. Like B230a, but new date, new signature (Rimsevics, Governor), and new security features, including two relief inscriptions of the nominal value imprinted above the oak-leaf registration device, parallelagram of “LATVIJAS BANKA” microprinting beneath large “5” in OVI at left. Starting serial number suffix apparently R with replacement notes continuing to use Z suffix.Courtesy of Girts Eisters (IBNS member 9639).

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