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Re: An alphabet of favourite national designs
« Reply #135 on: September 18, 2018, 04:35:30 PM »


Pitcairn, $50, 1988. The HMS Bounty, and the drafting of Pitcairn's constitution.
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Re: An alphabet of favourite national designs
« Reply #136 on: September 18, 2018, 04:39:13 PM »


Poland, 2 zloty, 1974.  Blueberries.  Very tasty!

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Re: An alphabet of favourite national designs
« Reply #137 on: September 18, 2018, 04:40:50 PM »


Portugal, 5 escudos, 1966.

An elegant design.

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« Reply #138 on: September 18, 2018, 04:46:12 PM »


Qatar, 100 riyals, 1998.

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Re: An alphabet of favourite national designs
« Reply #139 on: September 18, 2018, 05:59:22 PM »


Romania, 100 lei, 1999.  The Belgica.

PENGUINS! PENGUINS! PENGUINS! PENGUINS! PENGUINS!

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« Reply #140 on: September 18, 2018, 06:03:21 PM »


Russia, 2008, 100 rubles.  Pereslavl-Zalessky.

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« Reply #141 on: September 18, 2018, 06:06:17 PM »


Rwanda, 1000 francs, 1989.   25th anniversary of the National Bank of Rwanda.

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Re: An alphabet of favourite national designs
« Reply #142 on: September 18, 2018, 06:10:47 PM »


St Helena-Ascension, 5 pence.  Plover.

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Re: An alphabet of favourite national designs
« Reply #143 on: September 18, 2018, 06:12:43 PM »


Samoa, 10 sene, 2011.

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« Reply #144 on: September 18, 2018, 06:23:58 PM »
San Marino, 2 lire, 1974.  Beetle.

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« Reply #145 on: September 18, 2018, 06:33:53 PM »
São Tomé e Príncipe, 10 dobras, 1977. 

All that poultry - what the cluck?

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« Reply #146 on: September 18, 2018, 06:36:11 PM »
Senegal, 50 francs, 1975.  Nice boat.
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« Reply #147 on: September 18, 2018, 06:39:57 PM »


Seychelles, 5 rupees, 1972.  An Aldabra giant tortoise.  Heptagon - bonus!

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« Reply #148 on: September 18, 2018, 06:42:13 PM »


Sierra Leone, 500 leones, 2004.  The parliament building in Freetown.

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Re: An alphabet of favourite national designs
« Reply #149 on: September 18, 2018, 06:54:25 PM »


Singapore, $1, 2013.  A splendid merlion on a beautiful bimetallic coin with an polygonal inner rim.  8)  8)  8)