These are the candidates to be the most beautiful banknote in the world in 2022

These are the candidates to be the most beautiful banknote in the world in 2022

20 patacas bill

Macau is an autonomous region on the southern coast of mainland China, across the Pearl River Delta from Hong Kong. The pataca is the currency of Macau and its note is nominated as one of the most beautiful.

The 20 patacas bill has a double design: the front is horizontal and the back is vertical.

The 20 Pataca bill is one of the most beautiful in the world.

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1,000 Philippine peso bill

The 1,000 Philippine peso bill, equivalent to approximately 367 Mexican pesos, is another candidate to become one of the most beautiful bills. Like the renewed 50 Philippine peso bill.

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past winners

In 2021, the winning ticket was the Mexican 50-peso banknote that Banco de México launched in October of that same year.

On the reverse, the banknote represents the ecosystem of rivers and lakes with the axolotl and corn in Xochimilco, in Mexico City, and the historical period of ancient Mexico on the obverse. One of the spoiled of Mexicans.

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Visitors take photos of the salamander "The fat girl" at the Axolotl Museum "Axolotitlan"which was the inspiration for the Bank of Mexico for the design of the new 50-peso bill
Visitors take photos of the axolotl “La Gorda” at the Museo del Ajolote “Axolotitlán”, which was the inspiration for the Bank of Mexico to design the new 50-peso bill

The axolotl bill competed last year with 50-pound bills from England. The design that competed that year was that of Alan Turing, the mathematician and pioneer of modern computing.

Bank of England Chief Cashier Sarah John Spends First £50 Banknote
LONDON, ENGLAND – JUNE 23: Sarah John, chief cashier of the Bank of England, poses with a new 50-pound banknote at Daunt Books on June 23, 2021 in London, England. The new £50 note features a portrait of Alan Turing, the WWII codebreaker and computer pioneer. (Photo by Hollie Adams-Pool/Getty Images)

The Scottish pound and the rial, from Oman, were also in contention in which the Mexican axolotl won.

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