Bengal Presidency

Bank of Bengal 1

BENGAL PRESIDENCY BANK NOTES 

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BANK OF BENGAL        1809-1864        TYPE - 1

PHOTOS

* SIZE - 15cm X 28cm     
* SERIAL NO - In Center Left         
* DENOMINATION - Sicca Rupees

* PAPER TYPE - Hand made
white
* LEGEND - Bank of Bengal
* VIGNETTE - Absent
* PROMISE TO PAY - The bearer on demand

* WATER MARK - Ornamented rectangle Bank of Bengal in English,
                                  Bengali , Devanagari & Persian  in four lines
 

3.1.1 sml
SI NO.

Denomination

Known Dates
15

250 Sicca Rupees

1812 - 1819 Scan by: Kishore Jhunjhunwala

TYPE - 2

* SIZE - 15cm X 28cm     
* SERIAL NO - In Top Left         
* DENOMINATION  - Sicca Rupees
* PAPER TYPE - Hand made
white
* LEGEND - Bank of Bengal
* VIGNETTE - Absent
* PROMISE TO PAY - The bearer on demand

* WATER MARK  - Ornamented rectangle Bank of Bengal in English,
                                  Bengali , Devanagari & Persian  in four lines

3.2.1 sml
SI NO. Denomination Known Dates
16 16 Sicca Rupees 1816 - 1820 Scan by: Kishore Jhunjhunwala
17 500 Sicca Rupees 1815 - 1820 Photo Required
3

BANK OF BENGAL        1809-1864         TYPE - 3

PHOTOS

* SIZE - 15cm X 28cm     
* SERIAL NO - In Top Left & Right 
* PAPER TYPE - Hand made
white
* LEGEND - Bank of Bengal
* VIGNETTE - A person with merchandise
* PROMISE TO PAY - The bearer on demand

* DENOMINATION - Value denoted in Bengali, Persian, English & Kaithi
* WATER MARK - Ornamented rectangle Bank of Bengal in English,
                                  Bengali , Devanagari & Persian  in four lines
 

3.3.5.obv sml3.3.5.rev sml
SI NO. Denomination Known Dates
18 10 Sicca Rupees 1824 - 1826 Photo Required
19 16 Sicca Rupees 1825 Photo Required
20 50 Sicca Rupees 1824-1825 Photo Required
21 100 Sicca Rupees 1824-1829 Photo Required
22 250 Sicca Rupees - Scan by: Kishore Jhunjhunwala
23 500 Sicca Rupees 1824-1827 Photo Required
24 1,000Sicca Rupees 1826 Photo Required

TYPE - 4   

* SIZE - 15cm X 28cm     
* SERIAL NO - In Top Left & Right
* PAPER TYPE - Hand made
white
* LEGEND - Bank of Bengal
* VIGNETTE - A person with merchandise
* PROMISE TO PAY - The bearer on demand

* DENOMINATION  - Value denoted in Bengali, Persian, English & Kaithi.
                             In value in English just above the central panel on   right

* WATER MARK - Ornamented rectangle Bank of Bengal in English,
                                  Bengali , Devanagari & Persian  in four lines

3.4.1 obv sml 3.4.1 rev sml
SI NO. Denomination Known Dates
25 10 Sicca Rupees 1828 - 1836 Scan by: Kishore Jhunjhunwala
26 50 Sicca Rupees 1828 - 1829 Photo Required
27 100 Sicca Rupees 1829 - 1837 Photo Required
28 1,000 Sicca Rupees 1827 Photo Required

 This list was prepared by Dr. Jinadatha

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