10 Forint Kossuth bankó

Features

Issuer Hungary
Issuing entity Pénzügyminisztérium (Ministry of Finance)
Period War of Independence (1848-1849)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1848
Value 10 Gulden (Forint)
Currency Austro-Hungarian Florin (1754-1857)
Composition Paper (Paper: white Color: grey)
Size 143 × 110 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 31 December 1849
Number
N#
214982
References P# S117,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, United States.
And 2 more volumes.
Adamo MBK1# G111
István Adamovszky; 2009. Magyar Bankjegy Katalógus 1759-1925 (1st. Issue). adamo, Budapest.

Series: Kossuth bankó

Obverse

Hungarian coat of arms in a frame the 10 in a frame and face value in 4 further languages

Scripts: Cyrillic, Latin, Latin (cursive)

Lettering:
10
TÍZ FORINT
Ezen pénzjegy minden álladalmi és közpénztárakban
tíz ezüst forint
gyanánt, három húszast egy forontra számítva, elfogadtatik, 's teljes
névszerinti értéke a közállomány által biztosíttatik.
Buda-Pest, september 1-én, 1848

Kossuth Lajos
Pénzügyminszter

Translation:
10 forint
This state-note, in all national and public financial institutions,
as 10 silver forint - counting three 20 krajczár coins for one forint - shall be in its full face value and shall be redeemed from the central funds
Budapest, September the 1st, 1848

Lajos Kossuth
minister of finance

Designer: József Tyroler

József Tyroler [jOĶef tiroler], according to the usual order of Hungarian names Tyroler József, was a Hungarian graphic designer.

Reverse

Forgery warning in 5 languages

Scripts: Cyrillic, Latin, Latin (cursive)

Lettering:
Ezen jegyek hamisítói 's utánzói tizenöt évre ter-
jedhető börtönöztetéssel büntettetnek.

Translation: The forgers and imitators of these notes can be penalted by fifteen years of imprisonment.

Designer: József Tyroler

József Tyroler [jOĶef tiroler], according to the usual order of Hungarian names Tyroler József, was a Hungarian graphic designer.

Watermark

Big number 10

Comments

Signature:
Lajos Kossuth

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1848-Sep-01  $ 26

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Grade Sold price
Picture 1 of a sold 10 Forint (Kossuth bankó)
Katz
Auction 99
Lot 1835
Internet Archive
Oct 31, 2023 XF USD 74.54
(EUR 69.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 10 Forint (Kossuth bankó)Picture 1 of a sold 10 Forint (Kossuth bankó)
Katz
Auction 56
Lot 1811
Internet Archive
Mar 12, 2022 VF USD 30.25
(EUR 28.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 10 Forint (Kossuth bankó)Picture 1 of a sold 10 Forint (Kossuth bankó)
Katz
Auction 91
Lot 515
Internet Archive
Aug 8, 2023 USD 29.17
(EUR 27.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
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