India - Shipwreck Money from the Dutch Cargo Ship SS Breda - 1940 Sunk off Coast of Scotland by Germans

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  • Wreck found of the Dutch cargo ship „SS Breda"!

  • On 23th December 1940 the Dutch cargo ship SS Breda has been sank by German bombers at the coast of Scotland.

On board there was the original banknote paper that should be used for the production of Indian 10 Rupee banknotes.

The watermark shows the depiction of King George VI. as well as the words "Ten Rupees, Reserve Bank of India". Get yourself this really unique wrack found that came up after 70 years of laying in the sea!

These recovered "banknotes" from India are just amazing and a must-have for each collector!