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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

Summary:
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.
Description:
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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