Own a piece of history. Captures IBNS 2018 Bank Note of Year Award. The International Bank Note Society (IBNS) announces that its voting membership has selected the Bank of Canada to receive its prestigious Bank Note of the Year Award for 2018. S New Vertical Bank Note Featuring Viola Desmond.
Bank Note of the Year. For 2018 by the International Bank Note Society (IBNS). Please be advised that the price is for only one note PMG 68 EPQ Superb Gem Unc. Exceptional Paper Quality Exceptional Centering Perfectly square cut Perfectly straight edge cutting Strong embossing Bright, rich colours.A colour-shifting eagle feather, which changes from gold to green. Detailed metallic images in and around the large transparent windowthe Library of Parliaments vaulted dome ceiling, maple leaves, and Canadas flag and coat of arms.
Raised ink on the portrait, the word Canada and the large number at the bottom; and. The use of a single piece of smooth polymer with transparent areas for each note. More than 70 years later, we honour her as the first Canadian woman to appear on a bank note, and hope her story inspires the next generation of Canadians to follow in her footsteps. Desmond, a successful Nova Scotia businesswoman, defiantly refused to leave a whites-only area of a movie theatre in 1946.Her court case was an inspiration for the pursuit of racial equality across Canada. A map of the historic North End of Halifax, where she lived and worked, is also shown on the note. The back of the note carries Desmonds legacy into the present with several images and symbols.
These include the CMHR, the first museum in the world dedicated solely to the evolution, celebration and future of human rights. Its criss-crossing ramps symbolize the history of human rights in Canada and the worlda history of setbacks and contradictions, but built on strength and hope. QUALITY DOES MAKE A DIFFERENCE! The item "2018 Canada $10 Dollars Viola Desmond Banknote BC-77a PMG 68 EPQ Superb Gem UNC" is in sale since Monday, July 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Paper Money\ World\North & Central America\Canada\Bank of Canada".The seller is "kiemss" and is located in Edmonton, AB. This item can be shipped worldwide.