London, South Kensington
5 December 2006
A prop State Bank Of Indapur blank cheque, Code No. 02, the account in the name of Kamal Khan -- 8¼in. (21cm.) long in common mount with a prop Reserve Bank Of Indapur bank note for one hundred rupees -- both made for the 1983 United Artists/Eon Productions' film Octopussy and a colour reproduction of a corresponding still, overall measurements -- 25½x13in. (65x33cm.)
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Kamal Khan [Louis Jordan] loses to James Bond [Roger Moore] in a game of backgammon, for which he owes Bond two hundred thousand rupees and, as he is writing the cheque, Bond interjects...I prefer cash...
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