£10 QUB Series

Design Features

  • Front

    • Colour – red
    • Serial Numbers – font gradually increases in size
    • Flax plant image above vertical serial number
    • Seated lady Hibernia
    • Six County shields
    • Serial Numbers- black horizontal and red vertical
    • Date- 1st May 2005
    • Signature- D McGowan, Chief Executive N.I
  • Back

    • Vignette of Queen’s University Belfast

Security Features

  • Feel
    • Paper Quality – Crisp not waxy
    • Raised Print – Bank title, denomination, address and signature
  • Look
    • Watermark – Head of Medusa – right hand side of note beside vertical serial number
    • Security Thread – In area of Bank logo when back lit
    • See Through – Celtic pattern in watermark area
    • Microprinting – ESP on both sides reading Bank of Ireland
    • UV/Fluorescence – Phosphorescent barcode blinks in UV light on the front of note
  • Move/Tilt
    • Security Thread Tilt – Denomination appears in bottom front left hand corner