According to a press release dated 3 August 2021, a total of 25 million 20-quetzal notes will be issued in September 2021 to commemorate the bicentennial of the Central American Declaration of Independence. The front depicts Mariano Gálvez, one of the signers of the declaration, and the back depicts theRead More…

This note promotes education, environmental conservation, and commemorates the bicentential of independence of Honduras (1821 – 2021). 30 million notes will be introduced into circulation in September 2021, with an additional 20 million notes issued in 2022. Courtesy of Albert, Ivan Bogdanov (bonistics.org), and news.notafilia.pl.  Read More…

On 18 January 2021, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas introduced a new 5,000-peso note featuring Lapulapu, a Filipoino hero who vanquished Portuguese conquistador Ferdinand Magellan and his army in their attempt to colonize Mactan Island. This is a non-circulating legal tender commemorative banknote. Courtesy of Glenn William Ong.Read More…

The newly renamed Saudi Central Bank, formerly the Saudi Arabia Monetary Authority, introduced a new 200-riyal note on 25 April 2021 to commemorate the fifth anniversary of launching Vision 2030. Courtesy of Charles Toussaint, Cristian Bold, Wada Akina (https://www.buntetsu.net/mbc/), and Mohammed Raihan (https://banglanumis.bid).Read More…

Like B341.5a, but with 50th anniversary of independence logo on front. Like B361a, but with different color scheme and eight freedom fighters advancing through field with rifles. It is unclear if both notes are issued into circulation. It’s possible B362 is available only as a numismatic product sold at aRead More…