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Nellie MELBA gives voice on the new Australian 100 AUD banknote!

Nellie MELBA gives voice on the new Australian 100 AUD banknote!

A few days ago, the Reserve Bank of Australia (Reserve Bank of Australia) unveiled the visuals for its AUD100 banknote of the new series. On the obverse is a portrait of Dame Nellie Melba, an internationally renowned soprano. It is taken from a photograph of Melba, illustrating a biography first published in 1909 and written by Agnes G. Murphy, the artist’s private secretary.

 

 

In the background is a photograph of Dame Nellie Melba in Rosina costume in Rossini’s Barber of Seville. It was taken by Leopold Emile Reutlinger in 1896.

 

 

The musical score is a small...

Bank of England unveils new “TURNER” £20 banknote

Bank of England unveils new “TURNER” £20 banknote

A few months ago, Governor Mark Carney unveiled the design of the new £20 note featuring the artist JMW Turner. It will be issued...

C. LAGARDE head of the ECB: a new signature on euro banknotes

C. LAGARDE head of the ECB: a new signature on euro banknotes

Mrs Christine LAGARDE was appointed Governor of the ECB in July 2019.

After Win DUISENBERG, Jean Claude TRICHET and Mario DRAGHI, Mrs LAGARDE is the...

Zero euro banknotes collection changes to celebrate its 5th birthday

Zero euro banknotes collection changes to celebrate its 5th birthday

Zero euro banknotes will have been in existence for 5 years in 2020. To mark this important event, the publisher, Euro Banknote memory, is...

2019 new AUD 20 banknote dedicated to REIBEY and FLYNN

2019 new AUD 20 banknote dedicated to REIBEY and FLYNN

The new Australian $20 banknote will be put into circulation in October 2019.

He pays tribute to Mary Reibey, an inmate who escaped rigid social...

Currency in crisis – German emergency money 1914-1924, British Museum

Currency in crisis – German emergency money 1914-1924, British Museum

Notgeld, or ‘emergency money’, from the early Weimar Republic, is a powerful illustration of the turbulent years during and after the First World War...

2019  Polish Security Printing Works commemorative Banknote of zl19

2019 Polish Security Printing Works commemorative Banknote of zl19

A collectors’ 19zł banknote has been issued by the National Bank of Poland to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Polish Security Printing Works...

BoE unveiled new £50 pounds banknote – Alan TURING

BoE unveiled new £50 pounds banknote – Alan TURING

IT pioneer Alan Turing will be the obverse of the new £50 banknotes, which will enter into circulation in 2021, the Bank of England...

2019 Singapore 20 dollars commemorative banknote – Singapore Bicentennial

2019 Singapore 20 dollars commemorative banknote – Singapore Bicentennial

On 5 June 2019, President Halimah Yacob launched a $20 banknote to commemorate Singapore’s Bicentennial. The commemorative note depicts Singapore’s journey to nationhood and...

2019 1,000 hryvnia  banknote from UKRAINE

2019 1,000 hryvnia  banknote from UKRAINE

The National Bank of Ukraine has decided to introduce the 1,000 hryvnias banknote from 25 October and to withdraw the 1, 2 and 5...

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