About #378 - 5 pounds type 1971
England. Bank of England. 1971-1991 "Queen Elizabeth II" Issues. 5 pounds type 1971. Designed by Henry Eccleston. Date: No date (1971). Dimensions: 146 x 78 mm. Watermark: Duke of Wellington. Material: Paper. Solid security thread varieties. Printer: Bank of England Works. Front and back: polychrome printing predominantly blue, pink and yellow. Description of the front: Seated Britannia. Winged Victory. Portrait of Queen Elizabeth II at right. Guilloche patterns. Series and numbering printed in black. Texts in English: "I promise to pay the Bearer on Demand the sum of Five Pounds" in text at centre. Signature: J. B. Page, G. M. Gill or D. H. F. Somerset (Chief Cashier). Description of the back: Texts in English. Guilloche patterns and rosettes. Battle of Fuentes de Onoro in Spain (1811). Portrait of the Duke of Wellington in uniform. Replacement notes with prefix M.