1820 Bank of Ireland (Sixth Issue 1815-1825) Thirty Shillings Note. The Old Currency Exchange, Dublin, Ireland.

Early Irish Banknotes: 1820 Bank of Ireland (Sixth Issue) Thirty Shillings Note.

Date: 1820 Description: A Bank of Ireland (Sixth Issue), Thirty Shillings (One Pound & Ten Shillings) note Issued on 5th April 1820 Serial Number: 51334 Country: Ireland Category: Early Irish Banknotes Bank of Ireland Sixth Issue (1815-1825) Thirty Shillings Note   Further Reading: Bank of Ireland (A Brief History & Checklist of Old Banknotes) Irish…

1822 Ireland-Ionian Islands 2 oboli mule, obv. Irish bust of George IV, rev. britannia. 35mm, 18.9g, mintage 3

O’Brien Irish Coin Guide: The Rare Ireland-Ionian Islands Hybrid/Mule of 1822-23

Introduction: In 1809, the British defeated the French fleet in Zakynthos (October 2, 1809) captured Kefallonia, Kythera and Zakynthos, and took Lefkada in 1810. The French held out in Corfu until 1814. The Treaty of Paris in 1815 turned the islands into the “United States of the Ionian Islands” under British protection (November 5, 1815)…

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.

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

Date: 1838-1842 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…

Republican Bonds: Certificate of the Fenian Brotherhood

Date: 1866-1867 Description: These certificates were also engraved by the Continental Bank Note Company of New York and are dated 186__ (with the year to be added by hand at the date of issue).These certificates are very attractive and very collectable. Unissued Dated: 186__ Serial Number: 3043 Obverse: A vignette of an American soldier, his…

Irish Republic $50 Bond Certificate, featuring vignettes of Theobald Wolfe Tone and Lord Edward Fitzgerald. Unissued 186__. The Old Currency Exchange, Dublin, Ireland.

Fenian Bonds: O’Mahony Issue, $50 (Theobald Wolfe Tone & Lord Edward Fitzgerald)

Date: 1865-1867 Description: Issued between 1866 and 1867, these are the first type of Fenian Bond from this period, entitled ‘The National Bond for the Irish Republic’ and signed by O’Mahony. The $50 Bond featured vignettes of Theobald Wolfe Tone and Lord Edward Fitzgerald Printed by Continental Bank Note Printing Company, New York Size: 18…

1866 The Irish Republic, Bond Certificate, Twenty Dollars, January 1866, no 842-159, issued, signature of J. O’Mahony. The Old Currency Exchange, Dublin, Ireland.

Fenian Bonds: O’Mahony Issue, $20 (Theobald Wolfe Tone & Robert Emmet)

Date: 1865-1867 Description: Issued between 1866 and 1867, these are the first type of Fenian Bond from this period, entitled ‘The National Bond for the Irish Republic’ and signed by O’Mahony. The $20 Bond featured vignettes of Theobald Wolfe Tone and Robert Emmet Printed by Continental Bank Note Printing Company, New York Size: 18 x…