Bank of England, (1)
Lot 184
Bank of England,
Sold for £45,600 (US$ 60,922) inc. premium

Lot Details
Bank of England,
Mathew Marshall, £300, 11 May 1846, J/Z 57107 (Dugg. B203k). Part of bottom right corner removed, few notations on front, short split at centre otherwise clean very fine, extremely rare. (1)

Footnotes

  • Bank of England notes for £300 were also issued for the first time in 1725 and continued to be printed until the late 19th.Century. A very small number of specimen notes have been recorded but this is the first issued note ever to be offered for sale.
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