Dates on Banknotes

General Topics on Irish banknotes • Shows • Auctions • Prices
Post Reply
User avatar
Series B notes
VF
VF
Posts: 77
Joined: 13 Sep 2017 19:59

Dates on Banknotes

Post by Series B notes » 05 Feb 2018 23:00

I have been wondering about this for a LONG time but I've never bothered to post about it until now...
How did they choose banknote dates?????
Certainly not by drawing them out of a hat, in the lottery fashion...
Anyone have any ideas about this?

User avatar
Mac
Taoiseach • Admin
Taoiseach • Admin
Posts: 828
Joined: 23 Jan 2015 15:05

Re: Dates on Banknotes

Post by Mac » 06 Feb 2018 08:00

The dates were chosen at random.
On the Lavery notes only weekdays (including Saturday) were used. Early Lavery Specimen notes had dates which fell on a Sunday.

Post Reply