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10 Shillings - George V Treasury issue; 1st series

Features

Country United Kingdom
Issuing entity HM Treasury
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1914
Value 10 Shillings (1/2)
Currency Pound sterling (1158-1970)
Composition Paper
Size 127 × 64 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 346
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.

Obverse

Red on white. Portrait of King George V at left, large 10/- at right.

Lettering:
These Notes are a Legal Tender
for a payment of any amount.
Issued by the Lords Commissioners
of His Majesty's Treasury
under Authority of Act of Parliament
Ten Shillings

Engraver: Frederick Atterbury

Reverse

Blank

Comments

Date first issued: 14 August 1914.
Date ceased to be legal tender: 12 June 1920.
Designed at the Royal Mint from sketches by Frederick Atterbury.
Printed on postage stamp paper by Waterlow Bros. and Layton and De La Rue & Co.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
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Banknotes United Kingdom 10 Shillings - George V (Treasury issue; 1st series)