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

Date of Auction: 1st October 2009

Sold for £1,200

Estimate: £1,500 - £1,800

Five Pounds, 23 June 1842, no. 34879, uniface on watermarked paper, Promise to pay the bearer, allegorical border with heads of William and Mary at upper centre. A few spots and tiny holes, otherwise very fine to good very fine, rare £1,500-2,000