World Paper Money News

French Somaliland
article French Somaliland

French Somaliland

Banknotes issued between 1905 and 1952

April 21, 2021 • Yann-Noël Hénon

5,000 francs Djibouti type 1979
article 5,000 francs type 1979

5,000 francs Djibouti type 1979

Discover the result of our study!

April 20, 2021 • Yann-Noël Hénon

50 pounds type 2021
article 50 pounds type 2021

50 pounds type 2021

The new Bank of England polymer note!

April 3, 2021 • Yann-Noël Hénon

5 dollars type 1940
article 5 dollars type 1940

5 dollars type 1940

Study of a rare British North Borneo Company banknote!

March 31, 2021 • Yann-Noël Hénon

5,000 francs type 1943
article 5000 francs Type 1943 (US)

5,000 francs type 1943

The green banknote of the State Bank of Morocco

March 15, 2021 • Yann-Noël Hénon

1,000 francs type 1962 of the Republic of Congo
article

1,000 francs type 1962 of the Republic of Congo

How to detect contemporary counterfeits?

Feb. 25, 2021 • Yann-Noël Hénon

Zanzibar rupees
article Zanzibar

Zanzibar rupees

Discover how these banknotes became rare ... and expensive!

Feb. 21, 2021 • Yann-Noël Hénon

5,000 korona Type 1923
article

5,000 korona Type 1923

A Hungarian banknote rarer than it seems?

Feb. 5, 2021 • Yann-Noël Hénon

500 francs Colbert Type 1943
article 500 francs Type 1943 Colbert "reserve"

500 francs Colbert Type 1943

The only one of the 7 banknotes designed by Lucien Jonas that will remain unissued!

Feb. 3, 2021 • Yann-Noël Hénon

1,000 korun Type 1919
article 1,000 korun Type 1919

1,000 korun Type 1919

Discover a rare banknote from the Czech Republic

Jan. 7, 2021 • Yann-Noël Hénon

A rare banknote from free France
article 20 francs Type 1943 (UK)

A rare banknote from free France

The 20 francs Type 1943 Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Jan. 4, 2021 • Yann-Noël Hénon

50 Francs Type 1868 "Blue with black indices"
article 50 francs Type 1868 Bleu à indices noirs

50 Francs Type 1868 "Blue with black indices"

Discovery of a 12th copy for the year 1882

Dec. 14, 2020 • Yann-Noël Hénon

1000 Ariary on 5000 francs Type 1961
article 5000 francs - 1000 Ariary Type 1961

1000 Ariary on 5000 francs Type 1961

Inventory of a rare Malagasy banknote

Dec. 8, 2020 • Yann-Noël Hénon

100 francs Type 1920
article 100 francs Type 1920

100 francs Type 1920

Analysis of a rare banknote from the State Bank of Morocco.

Nov. 25, 2020 • Yann-Noël Hénon

20 francs Émile Gentil Type 1946
article 20 francs Emile Gentil Type 1946

20 francs Émile Gentil Type 1946

Many questions about banknotes for St-Pierre and Miquelon.

Nov. 22, 2020 • Yann-Noël Hénon

The two banknotes of 1 jiao Type 1960 and 1962 ...
article China - National Bank Issues

The two banknotes of 1 jiao Type 1960 and 1962 ...

or the direction of walking!

Nov. 16, 2020 • Yann-Noël Hénon

100 francs Marianne Type 1943
article 100 francs Marianne Type 1943

100 francs Marianne Type 1943

An issued note for the liberation of Corsica ... and of France.

Nov. 1, 2020 • Yann-Noël Hénon

1000 francs on 100 piastres Type 1939
article 1000 francs on 100 piastres Type 1939

1000 francs on 100 piastres Type 1939

A note known only to a few rare copies!

Oct. 25, 2020 • Yann-Noël Hénon

The 100 francs Type 1848 « Définitif »
article 100 francs Type 1848 Définitif

The 100 francs Type 1848 « Définitif »

Discovery of an 18th copy for the Type!

Oct. 7, 2020 • Yann-Noël Hénon

10 colones Costa Rica Type 1932-1936
article

10 colones Costa Rica Type 1932-1936

Very rare copy from 1935 for sale on ebay!

Sept. 29, 2020 • Yann-Noël Hénon