About #108 - 20 Dollars Type 2012
Canada. Bank of Canada. 2011-2017 Issue. 20 Dollars Type 2012. Date of introduction: 07-11-2012. Dimensions: 152 x 70 mm. Banknote made of "polypropylene" with new security features. Two printers: prefix "F" for the Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited (CBNC) and prefix "B" for the British American Bank Note Company, Limited (BABNC). Front and back: Multicolored print predominantly green and yellow. Texts in English and French. Description of the front: security background composed of small repetitive graphics in color gradients. In the center, a portrait engraved by Jorge Peral of HRH Queen Elizabeth II according to an official photo. No more security thread or watermark. These are replaced on the right, by a transparent holographic band with changing colors, containing a miniature version of the portrait of the queen, the value "20" printed in rehearsal, and at the bottom, the Peace Tower of the Parliament of Ottawa. On the sides of this transparent band, a maple leaf border printed in green and the curve text of the issuing institute "BANQUE DU CANADA - BANK OF CANADA" highlighted by a line of numbers "20". On the left, the word "CANADA" printed in white. Below, a transparent window in the shape of a frosted maple leaf. At the bottom, the value "20" and both signatures are printed in green. Two variants of signatures are known with The Deputy Governor and The Governor. Description of the reverse: Military sacrifice theme with a depiction of the Vimy National Memorial, site of a First World War battle in northern France in 1917. In the background, a Canadian flag floats in the wind. Two bunches of poppies decorate the sides of the vignette. At the bottom, the serial number is printed twice in black. The letter for the replacement note has not yet been defined by the Bank of Canada.