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 Forint
Currency Austro-Hungarian forint (1754-1857)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 214982
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# S117
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

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

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

Reverse

Forgery warning in 5 languages

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.

Watermark

Big number 10

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1848  01.09.1848

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Grade Price
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 29.32
(EUR 28.00)
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