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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Denomination

    • pound, 10
  • Description

    Banknote.(obverse) Crown within floral wreath at upper centre. Text at centre. Value at lower left. Design printed in black.
    (reverse) Britannia at upper centre. Text in frame at lower centre. Coats of arms at corners. Value at left and right. Design printed in black.

  • Authority

  • Date

    • 1869
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 191 millimetres
    • Width: 109 millimetres
  • Bibliography

    • Eagleton & Manolopoulou 2010 1187 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number


  • Banknote serial number

    • 15973

Obverse & Reverse

Reproduced by permission of the artist. © The Trustees of the British Museum

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