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Possible NGC Coin Design Spotted!

The release of the Philippine’s New Generation Currency (NGC) Coins have been highly anticipated by the collector communities all over, following the announcement of the New Generation Currency Banknotes way back in December 2010. From then on, Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) have mentioned and given many date revisions on its possible release from several … Continue reading

Calungsod overprint a misprint?

A closer comparison of the Calungsod overprint with the logo which came from the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP), one would surely spot a big difference. The islands of Guam and Cebu (place of origin and martyrdom) are supposed to be included among the palm leaves incorporated in its design. The question now is, where is … Continue reading

50 Peso Canonization of St. Pedro Calungsod Overprint date 2013 confirmed

Philippine 50 PESO – Canonization of St. Pedro Calungsod Overprint New Design Series “Seal Type 4″ Issue (1987-1994) New Design Series “Seal Type 5″ Issue (1995-present) 1998 ► Introduction of year mark 1999 ► Names of banknote signatories were added 2001 ► Introduction of 0.75 mm embedded security thread 2001 ► Text inscriptions “Dating Gusali ng Batasan” was changed to … Continue reading

50 Peso banknote date 2012 confirmed

Philippine 50 PESO New Design Series “Seal Type 4″ Issue (1987-1994) New Design Series “Seal Type 5″ Issue (1995-present) 1998 ► Introduction of year mark 1999 ► Names of banknote signatories were added 2001 ► Introduction of 0.75 mm embedded security thread 2001 ► Text inscriptions “Dating Gusali ng Batasan” was changed to “Gusali ng Pambansang Museo” Obverse: Sergio … Continue reading

50 peso ASEAN commemorative overprint

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to circulate 10 million pieces of 50 peso commemorative banknotes in celebration of the 45th founding anniversary of ASEAN. It is aimed at raising public awareness of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the emerging ASEAN Community. Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert F. del Rosario will launch the issuance of an special edition 50-peso Philippine … Continue reading

PH’s new generation coin series by 2014

According to a recent article from The Philippine Star, studies for a new generation of coins are currently being conducted by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and probably be unveiled in 2014. From an interview BSP Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo said that we’ll soon to have a set of new generation of coins. Security features, … Continue reading

BSP’s 500 peso ADB commemorative banknote overprint released

Today, Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has issued yet another overprint, commemorating the ongoing  45th Annual Meeting of the Asian Development Bank, which runs from May 2-5, 2012. According to BSP they released a total of 10 million pieces of these 500-peso Philippine banknotes bearing a logo overprint of the 45th Annual Meeting of the Asian Development Bank. The … Continue reading

Another NGC banknote flaw?

One of our admins has been working on a project and was studying the designs of the New Generation Currency (NGC) banknotes, when he noticed a peculiar inconsistency with the reverse of the 500-peso bill.  It seems there’s a design missing, to what should be a uniform design. We’re not sure if it was intentional … Continue reading

New 150 Rizal Bill: Exposed

Earlier this week I noticed a cropped image of this banknote going viral over the net, but for those who missed it out, it initially went online on 2011 last year, which fronts to be Rizal’s commemorative bill for the event. This 150 Rizal bill was the actual design proposal by Taklobo Baybayin Incorporated (TBI), … Continue reading

The 500 peso Marcos banknote

For twenty seven years it has eluded the eyes of many, most wouldn’t even know its’ existence. But this month, the Pilipino numismatic community was in awe as the rare “1985 Marcos – Fernandez 500 piso bill” showed up in pinoynotes.hostoi.com, one of the most reliable site on Philippine banknotes. This note is cited for … Continue reading

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