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Cheque - John Pascoe Fawkner to W.S. Jamieson, Victoria, Australia, 13 Jun 1838 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 46424

Summary:
Cheque issued by John Pascoe Fawkner to W.S. Jamieson, Melbourne, Australia, 1838.
Description:
A personal cheque drawn on the Melbourne Derwent Bank Agency glued to piece of paper for display. The cheque, printed and hand written reads - No.3 Hobart Town (crossed out and written below, Melbourne) 13 June 1838 / Cashier of the Derwent Bank Agency / Pay to W. S. Jamieson or beared / the sum of one pound fifteen shillings Stg / and place the same to the account of / L 1 - 15 / (signed and cancelled by crossing out) JPFawkner Jr. The hand written display tag on the paper to which the note is glued reads - Cheque signed by J.P. Fawkner Jr.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV)
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 81 mm (Width), 184 mm (Length)
Dimension Comment: paper backing 207 * 108

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Tagged with: cheques
Themes this item is part of: John Pascoe Fawkner, Businessman & Melbourne Pioneer (1792-1869), Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: PAPER MONEY
Secondary Classification: Australia - Victoria
Tertiary Classification: bills of exchange
DateEra: 1838 AD
Obverse Description: No.3 Hobart Town (crossed out and written below, Melbourne) 13 June 1838 / Cashier of the Derwent Bank Agency / Pay to W. S. Jamieson or beared / the sum of one pound fifteen shillings Stg / and place the same to the account of / L 1 - 15 / (signed by crossing out) JPFawkner Jr. The hand written display tag on the paper to which the note is glued reads - Cheque signed by J.P. Fawkner Jr.
Inscriptions: No.3 Hobart Town (crossed out and written below, Melbourne) 13 June 1838 / Cashier of the Derwent Bank Agency / Pay to W. S. Jamieson or beared / the sum of one pound fifteen shillings Stg / and place the same to the account of / L 1 - 15 / (signed and cancelled by crossing out) JPFawkner Jr.
Cheque signed by J.P. Fawkner Jr.
Shape: Rectangle
Material: Paper
Issued By: Mr. John Fawkner, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 13 Jun 1838
Issued By: Derwent Bank, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 13 Jun 1838
Issued To: Mr W. Jamieson, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 13 Jun 1838

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