Banknote Description: Australian Pre Federation Banknote.
Bank of Issue: The Commercial Bank of Sydney.
Denomination: Five Pound.
General Issue Banknote. General Issue banknotes, were those banknotes that went into general circulation Pre Federation.
Signed for and on behalf of the CBC of Sydney Andrew H. Lyons Manager. The July 1889.
This was the first trial banknote, issued from the first template of a Trial Specimen 5 Pound banknote. In 1885.
The first CBC of Sydney engraved/printed in the colony of New South Wales.
By: WA. Johns-Engraver The CBC of Sydney
Serial Number: 206507.
Serial Number: 206057.
Grade: Good Fine with some edge wear damage with no pinholes or repairs.
- Described as Fine with general overall damage, with no pinholes, or repairs.
- RR: $9500.00. Source: Renniks 28th edition 2018. All RR quoted carry a grade of Good through to Fine.