Summary

Promissory note for one hundred and sixty two pounds issued to W.F.A. Rucker, Melbourne, by John Batman 25th July 1838. The note shows Batman promising to pay Rucker the said amount no later than three months from the date of issue.

Physical Description

A hand written promissory note glued to paper for display. The note reads: DBA/196 due 28 October / L162 - 0- 0 Melbourne / 25th July 1838 / Three months after date I promise to pay to Wm J A Rucker Esq / or order the sum of one Hundred / and sixty two Pounds value / received John Batman

Obverse Description

Hand written, the note reads: DBA/196 due 28 October / L162 - 0- 0 Melbourne / 25th July 1838 / Three months after date I promise to pay to Wm J A Rucker Esq / or order the sum of one Hundred / and sixty two Pounds value / received John Batman

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