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European Union - 50 Euro 2017 Hybrid Notes

These are the fourth issues of 2013 series bearing the signature of Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank. These notes were released on 4.4.2017, and like the previous 20, these €50 banknotes are also printed with Hybrid materials, including a transparent see-through arch window on s strip located on the right hand side of the note. At this stage, the following prefixes have been sighted - E, M, P, R, S, U, V, W & Z. If these are the only prefixes issued, then here I have a complete set posted below. It's not easy to find a full set.

Fifty Euro (E)
Dated 2017, P23e

Reverse - Francois-Charles Oberthur, Chantepie France

Fifty Euro (M)
Dated 2017, P23m
Reverse - Valora-Banco de Portugal, Carregado Portugal
Fifty Euro (P)
Dated 2017, P23p, Code P005D4

Reverse - Johan Enschede Security Print, Haarlem, The Netherlands
Fifty Euro (R)
Dated 2017, P23r, Code RoioB2
Reverse - Bundesdruckerei, Berlin Germany
Fifty Euro (S)
Dated 2017, P23s

Reverse - Banca d'Italia, Rome Italy
Fifty Euro (U)
Dated 2017, P23u
Reverse - Banque de France, Chamalieres France
Fifty Euro (V)
Dated 2017, P23v
Reverse - Fabrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre, Madrid Spain
Fifty Euro (W)
Dated 2017, P23w


Reverse - Giesecke & Devrient, Leipzip Germany
Fifty Euro (Z)
Dated 2017, P23z

Reverse - Banque Nationale de Belgique

Switzerland - 20 Francs 2017 New Series Hybrid Note

This is the second issue of the new series. The first issue was the 50 Francs which was released on 12.06.2016. Like the previous issue, this note is also printed on Hybrid material. This denomination also printed with 3-signature varieties.

Twenty Francs
ND2017, P76
Reverse - s. Jean Studer / Fritz Zurbrugg
 Twenty Francs
ND2017, P76
Reverse - s. Jean Studer / Jean-Pierre Danthine
Twenty Francs
ND2017, P76
Reverse - s. Jean Studer / Thomas Jordan

Hungary - 2015 Print

Ten Thousand Forint
Dated 2015, PNL
Reverse

Scotland The Royal Bank of Scotland - £1 Dated 23.03.1994

I found out this interesting note not long ago and decided to get one for my collection. This is a £1 note printed with the date of 23.03.1994. To the collectors in Scotland, this note is also known as the "Headless note" as unlike those notes printed earlier and later, this note does not have the usual watermark of Lord Ilay, First Governor. Traditionally, all notes for The Royal Bank of Scotland are printed by Thomas de la Rue and Company Limited, however for this one, it was printed by BA Banknote (British American Bank Note company). The most noticeable differences are the watermark, the date (difference font used) and the imprinter name on the back of the note. The signature on the note belongs to Sir George Ross Mathewson, who was the Chief Executive/Chief Executive Officer from 1992 to 2000.

I believe only one prefix was printed - C/31

One Pound
Dated 1994, P357 BABN Imprinter
Reverse