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Shilling: CM.BI.2597-R

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Halliday, Thomas (Die-engraver)
Nantwich Bank (Issuer)


History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 24.58 mm
Image(width): 24.75 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Nantwich

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (2009-08-27)


Production date: AD/CE 1811


Milled edge

Components of the work

Object: composed of silver

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Shield of arms with legend around

  • Location: Obverse
  • Design

Inscription present: Legend in three lines surrounded by garter on which remainder of legend, further legend around in circle of points

  • Text: PAYABLE // AT / THE OLD / BANK // 18 11 // ONE POUND NOTE / FOR 20 TOKENS
  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.BI.2597-R
Primary reference Number: 170467
Dalton: 1
Davis: 1
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 7 September 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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