The Union Bank of Scotland Collection

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2008

Sold for £80

Estimate: £80 - £100

One Pound, 2 January 1865, A prefix, uniface blue and white proof on paper, 'To this 5th Decr. 1864' pencilled at bottom right (Douglas 17). Missing bottom left corner and chunk at top left, a few marks on back, otherwise extremely fine (£80-100)


New designs were prepared after the bank registered under the Companies Act in 1863. This and the next lot were printed by Perkins, Bacon & Co, London, with the notes payable in both Glasgow and Edinburgh