Exchequer tally and foil, English, 1822.
Image number: 10327718
The English Exchequer used tallies to record deposits from the mid-12th century until 1826. Notches show the amount paid; differently spaced notches standing for a penny, a shilling, £1, £20, £100 and £1000.
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- Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
- Date taken:
- 30 October 2003 09:15
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- Science Museum