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Cheque - 2 Pounds & 9 Shillings, John Pascoe Fawkner, Derwent Bank, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 10 Aug 1838 Document Reg. No: NU 44704

Cheque for 2 pounds 9 shillings issued by W.F.A. Rucker, agent for Derwent Bank, made payable to Thomas Field, 10 August 1838. Signed by John P. Fawkner.
Handwritten cheque in brown ink. The signature is cross-hatched in black ink. Appears to be pasted to a paper backing.
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 110 mm (Width), 230 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: cheques
Themes this item is part of: John Pascoe Fawkner, Businessman & Melbourne Pioneer (1792-1869), Domestic & Community Life Collection
Primary Classification: PAPER MONEY
Secondary Classification: Australia - Victoria
Tertiary Classification: bills of exchange
Inscriptions: Obverse: [Pound symbol] 2.9.0. / Melbourne August 10th 1838/ Please ot pay to Mr Thos Field or/ Order the Sum of Two Pounds NIne Shillings / and place the Same to Acct of /John P Fawkner / (in full to this date) / To WFA Rucker /Agent to Derwent {Boards?] / Bank
Caption: Cheque drawn by J.P. Fawkner in favour of Thomas Field on WFA Rucker, Derwent Bank, for 2 Pounds 9 Shillings.
Shape: Rectangle
Issued By: Mr. John Fawkner, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 10 Aug 1938
Issued By: W Rucker, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 10 Aug 1938

Agent of Derwent Bank.
Issued To: Thomas Field, Australia, 10 Aug 1938
Organisation Named: Derwent Bank, Australia, 10 Aug 1938

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