The Tunisian dinar is the official currency of Tunisia since 1960, after being established as an accounting unit in 1958 and replaced the franc. The same year, the Central Bank of Tunisia issued banknote in denominations of 1⁄2, 1 and 5 dinars, followed by 10 dinars in 1969 and 20 dinars in 1980. The 30 and 50 dinars note were introduced between 1997 and 2008. After the Ben Ali Regime fall, a new series of banknotes was announced in denominations of 5, 10, 20, and 50 dinars and was introduced progressively between 2011 to 2020. All notes issued before 2011 were demonetized in 2019.
The 10 Tunisian dinars Algerian note front design features Ibn Tawhida Ben Cheikh (1909 – 2010), who was the first Tunisian woman physician. Her contributions in contraception and access to abortion made her one of the first pioneering women in medicine on women. The reverse note side illustrates Berbers ethnic group pottery and jewellery. Both sides of the note present the denomination. This note is part of the 2020 series, and its color is blue and multicolor underprint.
Text: Central Bank of Tunisia, Ten Dinars, Banque Centrale de Tunisie, Tawhida Ben Cheikh (2010-1909), Poterie Et Bijoux, Berberes, 2020-3-20, 10 Dix Dinars.