The Union Bank of Scotland Collection

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2008


Estimate: £150 - £180

One Pound, 20 July 1893, D prefix, uniface proof on card, 'Feb. 14th. 1894' pencilled at lower centre, three small punch-holes across signature area (Douglas 25). Paper remnants on backs of corners, otherwise good extremely fine (£150-180)


The bank adopted limited liability in 1882 and all notes thereafter are issued for The Union Bank of Scotland Limited. Perkins, Bacon & Co retained the contract to print the notes