Guernsey new 5-pound note (B169a) confirmed introduced on 19.01.2023

According to a press release dated 19 January 2023, the States of Guernsey has introduced innovative new security features to its 5-, 10-, and 20-pound notes.

B169 (PNL): 5 pounds (US$6.35)

Pink, blue, green, brown, red, and yellow. Front: English text; Euphrosyne Kendal lifeboat as registration device; Guernsey lily; Town Church in Saint Peter Port; olive branches flanking seal of Bailiwick; Queen Elizabeth II. Back: English text; camellia flower; Fort Grey in Rocquaine Bay in Saint Peter; stylized sunburst; 1862 Hanois Lighthouse; Euphrosyne Kendal lifeboat. PUREIMAGE holographic windowed thread with demetalized leopards and £5. Watermark: Queen Elizabeth II. Printer: DE LA RUE. 135 x 70 mm. Paper.

a. No date. Sig. Haines. Prefix D. Intro: 19.01.2023.

Courtesy of Igor Tereshkov and Davenport Banknotes ( 

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