Collectors named the best banknote of the year

Collectors named the best banknote of the year


International Association of collectors of paper money (International Bank Note Society, IBNS) recognized the new banknote of five new Zealand dollars the best bill of 2015, reported on the organization’s website.

Bill, the winner of the designed in orange and brown tones. On one side of the banknote depicts the new Zealand mountaineer sir Edmund Hillary, who in 1953 became one of the first conquerors of Everest. Hillary made the ascent of the climber in the deuce with the Nepalese Sherpa Tenzing by the According. On the reverse side of the new Zealand five-dollar note depicts the penguin.

The design of banknotes five NZD Reserve Bank of New Zealand introduced in 2015. Bill is printing Canadian Bank Note Company in Ottawa.

Banknote new Zealand five dollars and recognized as the best banknote of the year

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The winner was selected by a vote of the members of the IBNS. The nearest persecutors of the leader of the banknote began in the 20 Swedish kronor with a picture of children’s writer Astrid Lindgren, the anniversary of the Russian 100-ruble banknote with the image of sights of the Crimea, the banknote of 20 thousand Kazakhstan tenge and the Scottish five pounds. All IBNS in the competition was attended by two dozen banknotes from around the world, released strictly in 2015.

Russian commemorative 100-ruble banknote with the image of sights of the Crimea

Photo: theibns.org

Just in 2015 was released 150 new banknotes, but only a few of them had enough new design to be nominated for the competition, the report says IBNS.

Banknote of 100 Ukrainian hryvnia nominated for the voting

Photo: theibns.org