Exchequer tally and foil, English, 1822.

Exchequer tally and foil, English, 1822.
An exchequer tally dated 1822. 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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Mathematics
Year made :
1822
Inventory number :
1860-30