Rosalind Franklin

Rosalind Franklin

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Description (Brief)
One (1) modified 20 pound note featuring Rosalind Franklin (1920-1958)
United Kingdom, ca 2014
Obverse Image: Portrait of Queen Elizabeth.
Obverse Text: 20 / BANK OF ENGLAND / I PROMISE TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND THE SUM OF TWENTY POUNDS / LONDON / FOR TO GOVERNOR AND COMPANY OF THE BANK OF ENGLAND / CHRIS SALMON / CHIEF CASHIER / THE GOVERNOR AND COMPANY OF THE BANK OF ENGLAND 2006 / TWENTY POUNDS
Reverse Image: Stamped image of Rosalind Franklin over the portrait of Adam Smith.
Reverse Text: BANK OF ENGLAND / TWENTY POUNDS / 20 / ROSALIND FRANKLIN 1920-1958 / HK05654748 / THE DIVISION OF LABOUR IN PIN MANUFACTURING: (AND THE GREAT INCREASE IN THE QUANTITY OF WORK THAT RESULTS) / THE GOVERNOR AND COMPANY OF THE BANK OF ENGLAND 2006
General Information: This note is part of the "Notable Women Series" by Paula Stevens-Hoare.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
modified note
date made
ca 2014
place made
United Kingdom
Physical Description
paper, ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.05 cm x 14.9 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/32 in x 5 7/8 in x in
ID Number
2018.0061.2
accession number
2018.0061
catalog number
2018.0061.2
serial number
HK05654748
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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