British and World Paper Money including the John Clark Brodie Archive of Proof and Specimen Banknotes and The Union Bank of Scotland Collection (Part II) (12 March 2008)

Date of Auction: 12th March 2008

Sold for £720

Estimate: £300 - £400

The Wakefield Banking Co, Five Pounds, 18—, stamped specimen (Grant 5687A). Slight thinning on corners, otherwise extremely fine (£300-400)


The bank opened in 1832 and, after several amalgamations, became part of Barclays in 1916