The Collection of World Banknotes formed by the Late Edward Barnby

Date of Auction: 13th April 2010

Sold for £2,200

Estimate: £900 - £1,200

Australia, Commercial Bank Of Sydney, One Pound, 18 March 1852, no. 15218, uniface (Vort-Ronald –). Damaged along top edge and upper left, missing pieces and tears, small holes and splits in body, otherwise intact, good to very good, rare


Engraved by Perkins, Bacon & Petch. Vort-Ronald type 2 records a £1 of 1869 with the same design but which is printed on the back