1 Forint Kossuth bankó

Features

Issuer Hungary
Issuing bank Magyar Kereskedelmi Bank (Hungarian Commercial Bank)
Period War of Independence (1848-1849)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1848
Value 1 Forint
Currency Austro-Hungarian forint (1754-1857)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 215437
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# S111
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.

Obverse

Face value in 5 languages
No date
3 signatures

Lettering:
Ein Gulden 1 Jeden Zlaty
EGY FORINT
Ezen bankjegy egy forintért, három húszast egy
forintra számítva, minden közpénztárnál elfogadtatik, és
a Magyar Kereskedelmi Bank által akármikor ezüst
pénzre felváltattatik.

Translation:
1 forint
This banknote, counting as three twenty coins for a forint, shall be accepted by all public pay desks and shall be exchanged to silver money by the Hungarian Commercial Bank.

Reverse

Forgery warning in 5 languages

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

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

Watermark

Large "1ft"

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1848) 

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