r31 – Mc48 # 1949 Coombs/Watt One Pound Banknotes

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1949 Coombs/Watt One Pound Banknote

r31 1949 Coombs/Watt One Pound Banknotesr31 1949 Coombs/Watt One Pound Banknotes

ObverseCoat of Arms & George VI
ReversePastoral Scene – Tending Sheep
SignatoriesH. C. Coombs, Governor, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
G.P.N. Watt, Secretary to the Treasury
Size154.94mm [width] 81.28mm [height]
CompositionPaper – 77gsm
WatermarkCaptain Cook in left oval
’ONE POUND’ behind each signature
Serial NumbersPrefix K, I or W over numeral
K/97 000001 to K/99 1000000
I/10 000001 to I/99 1000000
W/0 000001 to W/79 1000000

Notes :
The serial number range W/72 000001 to W/75 1000000 was omitted from the Coombs/Watt signature combination and included in the Coombs/Wilson series.
The numbers below were reserved for star notes:
I/0 00001 to I/9 99999
W/0 00001 to W/8 99999.

Auction Prices
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2013[39]87130179[628]809
201420[41]135[94]180[223]300
201529[41]89[87]180[153]287180
2015[60]97
201615[15]32[30]106[67]127190
2017[19]28[29]70**

**
I personally won one of these notes at auction on Facebook for $36 so the Prices do run on par,
you just have to be patient & wait for the right (lowest) price & be happy with what you pay…

First serial prefix K/97 # r31F – Mc48a
r31 1949 Coombs/Watt One Pound Banknotes
Auction Prices
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2014
2015
2016
2017
Last serial prefix W/79 # r31L – Mc48b
r31 1949 Coombs/Watt One Pound Banknotes
Auction Prices
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2014 520
201587153
2016
2017
Star Replacement # r31s – Mc48s
r31 1949 Coombs/Watt One Pound Banknotes

Notes : Star note serial numbers :

I/1 85117* to I/9 93881*
W/1 01862* to W/1 95098*

Auction Prices
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2013 796 2378
2014 4000
2015600
2016 [500]1123 6175
2017

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