Early Irish Banknotes: 1840 Bank of Ireland (Eighth Issue) One Pound note (Type 3) – Dublin


Early Irish Banknotes (Bank of Ireland, not the Central Bank of Ireland). The Old Currency Exchange, Dublin, Ireland.

Date: 1838-1842

1840 Bank of Ireland One Pound, Type 3, issued on 3 March 1840, S/N: B/A 62319, Dublin only. The Old Currency Exchange, Dublin, Ireland.

1840 Bank of Ireland One Pound, Type 3, issued on 3 March 1840, Dublin only.

Description:

  • A Bank of Ireland One Pound note (Eighth Issue), Type 3
    • Issued on 3rd March 1840
    • Serial Number: B/A 62319
  • Obverse:
    • The £1 note of this 8th issue of the Bank of Ireland series features
      • This note is part of the new series issued from 1838, depicting statues of Hibernia at left and right and a row of 21 classical heads of Medusa across the top. The main elements of this design continued to be used by the bank until the late 20th century
  • Dimensions:
    • 220 mm x 130 mm
  • Dates: 1
    • 3-MAR-1840

Country:

  • Ireland

Category:

  • Early Irish Banknotes
    • Bank of Ireland
      • Eighth Issue
        •  One Pound
          • Type 3

 


Further Reading:

Books & Catalogues (Irish Banknotes & Paper Money)

 

 

 

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