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Cheque - John Batman, Tamar Bank, Derwent Branch, Victoria, Australia, 9 Apr 1838 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 45465

Summary:
Cheque for thirty seven pounds ten shillings issued by John Batman, for Derwent Bank, made payable to Mr Hodson or Bearer, 9 April 1838. Signed by John Batman.
Description:
A printed cheque form of the Tamar Bank (180 * 77 mm) filled out by John Batman:
No 2 Melbourne April 9th 1838 / CASHIER OF THE TAMAR BANK, (with TAMAR crossed out and Derwent Branch written above) / Pay to Mr Hodson or Bearer, the sum of / Thirty seven pounds ten Shillings / and place the same to Account of / L 37 - 10 - 0 John Batman (the signature is cancelled).
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 77 mm (Width), 180 mm (Length)

More information

Themes this item is part of: John Batman, Pastoralist & Melbourne Pioneer (1801-1839), Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: PAPER MONEY
Secondary Classification: Australia - Victoria
Tertiary Classification: bills of exchange
DateEra: 1838 AD
Obverse Description: No 2 Melbourne April 9th 1838 / CASHIER OF THE TAMAR BANK, (with TAMAR crossed out and Derwent Branch written above) / Pay to Mr Hodson or Bearer, the sum of / Thirty seven pounds ten Shillings / and place the same to Account of / L 37 - 10 - 0 John Batman (the signature is cancelled).
Reverse Description: Plain
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: No 2 Melbourne April 9th 1838 / CASHIER OF THE TAMAR BANK, (with TAMAR crossed out and Derwent Branch written above) / Pay to Mr Hodson or Bearer, the sum of / Thirty seven pounds ten Shillings / and place the same to Account of / L 37 - 10 - 0 John Batman (the signature is cancelled).
Shape: Rectangle
Material: Paper
Issued By: John Batman, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 9 Apr 1838
Issued To: Mr Hodson, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 9 Apr 1838
Organisation Named: Derwent Bank, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 9 Apr 1838

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