£10 note Bushmills Polymer Series


Design Features

  • Front

    An example of the front of the new £10 polymer note

    • Colour – pink
    • Serial Numbers – horizontal bottom right corner, vertical top left corner
    • Hologram above vertical serial number and in opposite corner
    • Seated lady Hibernia
    • Six county shields
    • Date – 31st May 2017
    • Signature – Thomas McAreavey, Chief Financial Officer
  • Back

    An example of the back of the new £10 polymer note

    • Vignette of the distillery


Security Features

  • Look
    • Clear window with Head of Medusa
    • Microtext on both sides of the note reading Bank of Ireland Ten Pounds
    • UV printing; Under UV light a 10 is visible on the front of the note, over the County Fermanagh shield
  • Feel
    • Raised print on Bank title and logo
    • Tactile feature: There are two arrangements of four dots in a square formation, enabling physical identification for the visually impaired
  • Move/Tilt
    • On the middle of the front of the note there is a pattern, which is highlighted when the note is moved around
    • Spark feature, the flower on the clear window on the front of the note changes colour when the note is tilted