Numismatic

BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF CURRENCY 1000 DOLLARS COLOUR TRIAL SPECIMEN MALAYA

Lot No
20
Description
Condition: This lot is PCGS certified (Very Choice New 64PPQ) certificate number 59046844.
Estimate
Rs. 22,00,000 - 24,00,000

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additional information

Undated (1.1.1946), colour trial specimen, stamped “SPECIMEN OF NO VALUE” at top right, no serial numbers, blue-grey, green and multicoloured, value at right in numerals, value worded at centre, portrait of King George VI at left, stamped Bradbury, Wilkinson and Co. Ltd at bottom left, reverse pink-red, arms of the Federated States at centre, left and right, value in numerals left and right centre, two cancellation holes, stamped “SPECIMEN OF NO VALUE” at top right, stamped Bradbury, Wilkinson and Co. Ltd at bottom left.

Provenance: Previously auctioned by Spink, (Banknotes, Bonds and Shares, Coins and Medals of South East Asia Auction: 15038, lot 137). Property from an important collection based in Mumbai.