Important Collection of Irish Paper Money formed by Bob Blake (Part I) (2 October 2008)

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2008

Sold for £360

Estimate: £400 - £500

Co Dublin, Dublin, Finlay & Co, Twenty Pounds, 18[—], no. 269, originally for Messrs. Thomas Finlay, Robert Law and Michael Law, date and signature of Thomas Finlay crossed through and cancelled. Very fine (£400-500)


Finlay & Co were one of the oldest banks in Dublin, trading at the corner of Jervis and Mary streets from 1754 until closure in 1829. Thomas Finlay (†1837)