The Peter Stanton Collection of Paper Money of Guernsey

Date of Auction: 24th October 2012

Sold for £1,750

Estimate: £900 - £1,200

Five Shillings or Six Francs, 1 September 1914, an uncut pair of uniface black and white proofs on light card, pencilled ‘10th Oct. 1914’ at centre, three small punch-holes in each proof (McCammon GN 21, this pair illustrated; Pick 5) [2]. Horizontal crease across bottom proof, nicks and a 10mm tear in right edge, otherwise good very fine to extremely fine, rare £900-1,200


Provenance: A.L.T. McCammon Collection, Baldwin Auction 20, 11 October 1999, lot 347