Prestige Philately Auction 228 CatalogueAUSTRALIA - BANKNOTES - Pre-Decimal - Star Notes
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TEN SHILLINGS:1949 10/- Coombs/Watt, McD #22s, R #14S, serial 'A/1 11882*', trimmed, (F).
ONE POUND:1961 £1 Coombs/Wilson, McD #52s, R #34sb, Emerald Green Reverse, serial 'HE/89 35500*', Obv. watermark showing Capt. James Cook at left; Portrait of Elizabeth II at right, Coat of Arms upper centre, Rev. medallion portraits of Charles Sturt and Hamilton Hume, a fresh and crisp note, Uncirculated.
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FIVE POUNDS:1960 £5 Coombs/Wilson 'Million Star' McD #72s, R #50s, serial 'TC/12 100000*', Obv. Coat of Arms at left; Portrait of Sir John Franklin on right, Rev. Primary produce and Aboriginal artifacts, light soiling at centre pay-packet bend, a natural note, VF.
Only one other decimal Star Note with six digits plus star is recorded. This is an opportunity to acquire a piece of the highest numismatic importance and rarity.