England 1 pound type 1948

Reference:

Pick: #369 , The Banknote Book: B172


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Description

England. Bank of England. 1948-1960 "Britannia" Issue. 1 pound type 1948. Designed by William Keesey. Date: No date (1948-1960). Dimensions: 150 x 84 mm. Watermark: Helmet head of Britannia and wavy line pattern. Material: Paper. Solid security thread. Printer: Bank of England Works. Front and back: polychrome printing predominantly brown, blue and green. Description of the front: Ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left. Series and numbering printed in red. Texts in English: "Promise to pay to Bearer on demand the sum of One Pound" in text at centre. Signature: K. O. Peppiatt, P. S. Deale and L. K. O’Brien (Chief Cashier). Description of the back: Bank of England building. Saint George on horse slaying dragon. Acanthus leaf swirls. For a similar note with security thread see Pick: # 363. Replacement notes with prefix S.


Banknotes :Bank of England (1948-1960)

pick#368 10 shillings type 1948
pick#369 1 pound type 1948
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