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Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Posted: Mon Dec 18, 2017 5:17 pm
by lauraandrws3
Hi,
I have a 1918 five pound note that I was wondering what the value of might be. It's dated December 11, 1918, T28 signed by WH Baskins. I tried looking for the valuation online but am unable to find any note like it.
1918 Bank of Ireland Five pound Note.jpg
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I'm sorry that the picture isn't the best. The note is wrinkled and has a very small hole on the top. Other than that, it's in very good condition especially considering it's almost one hundred years old! I appreciate any info you can provide.
Thanks in advance:)

Laura

Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Posted: Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:50 pm
by Mac
Hi Laura. A minimum rough guess would be around 500-800 Euro. Whilst Bank of Ireland notes from this era are quite common, the £5 denomination tends to be a bit scarcer. You can email me a better pic, and I would be able to give you a better idea of value.

Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Posted: Thu Dec 21, 2017 12:42 am
by Series B notes
What would you say this note is worth?

Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Posted: Thu Dec 21, 2017 9:47 pm
by Mac
100-200 Euro, I'd say. I can be more accurtate if you email me a better picture to the Admin email address.

Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Posted: Sat Dec 23, 2017 4:51 pm
by Series B notes
OK, thank you. I wanted to buy it, but I now see it's way overpriced. What is this one worth? I paid 33 euros for it. Sound fair to you?

Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Posted: Sat Dec 23, 2017 11:24 pm
by Mac
33 sounds ok. Its face value is 25.40 euro.

Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Posted: Thu Dec 28, 2017 3:21 pm
by Series B notes
Earlier on in the valuation thread, you said you could give ballpark valuations of British notes. What is this one worth?

Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Posted: Thu Dec 28, 2017 4:42 pm
by Mac
Don't know. Face value plus whatever you can get, I guess.

Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Posted: Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:09 pm
by Series B notes
What would you say this Carolan 50 is worth, Mac?

Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Posted: Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:27 pm
by Mac
Face value.