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Lot 3897    SESSION 15 (7.30PM THURSDAY 27 JULY)    Aust. Banknotes - Private Bank Issues

Estimate $480
SOLD $460

COMMERCIAL BANK, Hobart Town, Tasmania, second issue, black and white printer's proof on paper, twenty pounds, Hobart Town, 1st January 18.., imprint of Perkins, Bacon & Co. London, Patent Hardened Steel Plate, a 67mm piece removed at Director signature reserve for cancellation, 'from this' pencilled next to date (MVR.2b). Glue remnants on back corners, otherwise good extremely fine and very rare.

Ex Perkins Bacon Archive.

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