Numismatic

RUPEES 100 SICCA, BANK OF BENGAL CALCUTTA

Lot No
7
Description
Condition: Very Good
Estimate
Rs. 15,00,000 - 18,00,000

Winning Bid

Bought In

additional information

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.

(payment only in Indian Rupees)

Provenance: Property from an important collection based in Mumbai.

Full note dated 24th April 1834, serial number 41029, personified “Commerce” sitting on articles of Merchandise in centre, Bank of Bengal in ornamented panel on the left in Bangla, Persian and Hindi script, manuscript serial number on either side, manuscript date with year in promise text panel on right and manuscript date at right above promise text panel, value worded in Bangla, Persian and Kaithi, value worded on the reverse in bold English at centre in Persian, Hindi and Bangla, stamp cancelled.

Manually signed, and “CANCELLED” stamped.
Type: Cat #: J & R 1A.3.6.6