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Title: $ 10.00
Date: 1935-01-02
Object Name: paper money
Classification: North American
Culture(s):
Canadian
Mint: North America, Canada, Halifax
Technique: printed
Medium: paper
Dimensions: Coin: 1 g (0.04 oz.) Overall: 15.1 x 7.3 cm (5 15/16 x 2 7/8 in.)
Subject/Image: Reverse: Bank seal
Subject/Image: Obverse: Mining scene/ Unicorn, shield and native/ Sailing ship
Inscription: Reverse: BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA INCd. AD 1832 10
Inscription: Obverse: THE BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA WILL PAY TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND TEN DOLLARS
Description: Specimen note. Obverse: Left vignette: mining scene with three miners. Right vignette: sailing ship. Central vignette: Shield with cross of St Andrew with rampant lion left in central shield, clasped hands above, unicorn with crown around nech to left of sheild, native seated left to right of shield. Ploughing scene to left of unicorn. Reverse: Arms of bank in centre of geometric pattern incorporating the numbers "10"
Accession Number: NG.1979.1.8