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

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2008

Sold for £230

Estimate: £250 - £300

Co Dublin, Dublin, Gibbons & Williams, One Pound, 4 December 1834, no. 4807, unissued. A few small holes and a 15mm split in left margin, otherwise about fine (£250-300)


Gibbons & Williams, 39 Dame street, were originally Dublin agents for the Northern Banking Co. They began to issue their own notes in 1833 but the bank failed in early 1835