South Africa, Swellendam, Barry & Nephews, £5, 18xx

Beautiful early private issue £5 Sterling notes in GEF/UNC condition.
Availability: In stock
SKU: WSO1895

These £5 notes were for issue by Barry & Nephews, a company which traded in Swellendam on thee Western Cape of South Africa in the 1850's. They issued their own notes which were beautifully printed in black on white and were payable at their offices in Cape Town and London. The stunning central vignette is of an ox wagon which is how the company transported its goods into the interior. 

A gorgeous note in GEF/Uncirculated condition.