A Collection of Proofs and Essays, the Property of a Gentleman

Date of Auction: 1st October 2009

Sold for £120

Estimate: £150 - £180

One Pound, 3 February 1819, T.C. Hansard’s Plan for a Typographic Bank Note, uniface, on paper, Promise to pay, warning lines around central panel of penalties for uttering or possession of a forged note, classical vignettes at sides. Good extremely fine £150-180

Footnote

Printing on this note includes Diamond type, the smallest available at the time