1988 Antigua and Barbuda The World's First Gold & Silver Banknotes - The Saga of Treasure Ships & Pirates in Album


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The gold and silver banknotes are official legal tender issued by the British Commonwealth Nation of Antigua and Barbuda. Designed by the renowned maritime artist Alan D'Estrehan. Each banknote portrays Tall-ships from the Golden Age of Treasure ships. They are all superb works of art - double struck in 23k gold and .999 fine silver, minted in the highest standard of proof quality.

This complete set includes the following banknotes:

1. Blackbeard's Queen Anne's Revenge

2. Bartholomew Roberts's Royal Fortune

3. Charles Vane's Ship Challenges HMS Buck

4. Stede Bonnet's Sloop Royal James

5. Benito de Soto and the Black Joke

6. Captain George Lowther and the Happy Delivery

7. Sir Francis Drake and the Golden Hind

8. Captain Edward England and the Cassandra

9. Captain Thomas Cocklyn and the Bird Galley

10. Captain Kidd and the Adventure Galley

11. Captain Henry Avery and the Gang-i-Saway

12. Captain Howell Davis and the King James

13. Captain Edward Low and his Brigatine

14. Jean Laffite and The Pride

15. Sir Henry Morgan captures the Marquesa

16. Calico Jack Rackam and his Merchantman

17. Captain Samuel Bellamy and the Whidah

18. Captain William Taylor and the Victory

19. Francois L'Ollonois attacks Puerto Caballos

20. Captain Thomas Tew and the Amity

21. Anne Bonny Boards John Halman's Sloop

22. Captain Thomas Anstis and the Good Fortune

23. Pierre LeGrand captures the Vice-Admiral's Ship

24. Captain Charles Gibbs's Schooner Maria

25. Admiral Piet Heyn and the Amsterdam

26. Captain Henry Mainswaring and the Resistance

27. Captain Jean Fleury and the Dieppe

28. Easton Attacks on the Newfoundland Coast

29. Bartolomeo the Portugese and his Barque

30. Captain William Dampier and the St. George

More Information
Year 1988
Metal Content Gold & Silver
Country Antigua and Barbuda
Box & Certificate Yes