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

Date of Auction: 1st October 2009

Sold for £130

Estimate: £180 - £220

One Pound, undated, proof on light card, Promise to pay Mr. Henry Hase or bearer, seated woman with globe and cornucopia at centre. A few spots, otherwise extremely fine £180-220


Designed by Thomas Ranson, who had been wrongly imprisoned for possession of a forged note. At his second trial the note was declared genuine