The Collection of World Banknotes formed by the Late Edward Barnby

Date of Auction: 13th April 2010

Sold for £410

Estimate: £300 - £400

Angola, Banco Nacioñal Ultramarino, Two Thousand Five Hundred Réis, 1 March 1909, no. 246998, overprinted PAGAVEL NA FILIAL DE LOANDA on original St Thomas & Prince issue (Pick 25). No margin on left side, worn edges, two 10mm tears and a few small holes in body, otherwise intact, good to very good, rare £300-400