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20 pounds: CM.140-2010

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Issuer: Northern Bank



Place(s) associated

  • Belfast

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 2006-11-06

Components of the work

Object composed of paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Portrait of H Ferguson at right, gold foil top right corner, tractor bottom left corner

  • Text: 20 // Established 1824 / Northern / Promises to pay the bearer on demand / Bank / twenty pounds / sterling / at head office, Belfast / for Northern Bank Limited / 6 November 2006 // chief executive // H. Ferguson 1884-1960
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Detail of City Hall, Belfast

  • Text: Northern / Bank // Twenty pounds sterling
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.140-2010
Primary reference Number: 178673
Serial: HG8485662
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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

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