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

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2008


Estimate: £200 - £250

Co Galway, Galway, Galway Bank, Thirty Shillings, 4 June 1813, no. 440, contemporary forgery on bank of John Joyce and Francis Blake, with imitation signature of Francis Blake, FORGERY written across front. Two strips of backing paper, one covering piece missing right side, otherwise very good (£200-250)