Pick: #177 , The Banknote Book: B118 , Other: B200l
England. Bank of England. Pound System. 1778-1807 "Britannia - Signature Newland" Issue. 10 pounds type 1798. Date and location: London 29 October 1798. Dimensions: Unknown. Watermark: Unknown. Material: Paper (deckle). No security thread. Printer: Unknown. Front black and white. No back: Uniface note. Description of the front: Ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left. "I promise to pay to Mr Abraham Newland or Bearer on Demand the Sum of Ten Pounds". Value in black tablet low left. Manuscript serial number, date, printed "Abraham Newland" in text at centre and manuscript signature low left and of Hill low right. Manuscript numbering in black. Texts in English. This note was sold at £13,500 by Spink, Auction # 19038 (lot # 3062). A very rare type (Source: Spink).