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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Denomination

    • pound, 1
  • Description

    Banknote.(obverse) Vignette in the upper left corner of a harbor with anchors and a shield with the partners' initials in the foreground, and ships in the background.
    (reverse) blank.

  • Authority

  • Date

    • 1806
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 198 millimetres
    • Width: 119 millimetres
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    On loan from ifs School of Finance (previously Chartered Institute of Bankers) between 1987 and 2009.

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number


  • Banknote serial number

    • 309
COMPASS Title: Dartmouth, ú1 note;Brixham Bank, ú1 note


COMPASS Title: Dartmouth, ú1 note;Brixham Bank, ú1 note

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

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