Skip to main content

20 pounds: CM.136-2010

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Issuer: Bank of Ireland



Place(s) associated

  • Belfast

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2010-03-26) by Buttrey, T. V., Prof.


Production date: AD 2008-04-20

Components of the work

Object composed of paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Portrait of seated lady in frame at left, watermark at right

  • Text: Bank of Ireland // £20 // I promise to pay the bearer on demand / twenty / pounds / sterling / for the governor and company of the / Bank of Ireland / £20 / Belfast 20th April 2008
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: View of the Old Bushmills Distillery

  • Text: £20 // Bank of Ireland // The Old Bushmills Distillery Co. Antrim // Twenty Pounds
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.136-2010
Primary reference Number: 178669
Serial: BQ836005
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "20 pounds" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-06-19 19:28:13

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=20 pounds |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-06-19 19:28:13|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...