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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Denomination

    • pound, 5
  • Description

    Banknote (five pounds).(obverse) In the centre of the note a vignette depicting a harbour with a fort or castle. On the left, a male figure in Highland costume. On the right, a sailor leaning against an anchor.
    (reverse) Security printing.

  • Authority

  • Date

    • 1825
  • Production place

    • Issued in: Leith
    • (Europe,British Isles,Scotland,Edinburgh (council area),Edinburgh,Leith)
  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 193 millimetres
    • Width: 126 millimetres
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number


  • Banknote serial number

    • 24/273

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Object reference number: CBA1080

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