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    Australia Oriental Bank Corporation 1 Pound 2.7.1878 Pick UNL1as Renniks MVR1b Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.
    Established in London in 1851, the first Australian branches opened the following year. Note issues were suspended in 1884 and the Australian business was closed in 1892. This attractive large format £1 features a crowned maiden flanked by lions, the royal coat of arms, and a large green ONE protector. The note is perforated SPECIMEN / BW&Co / LONDON.

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    5th-9th Thursday-Monday
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