50 Dollars, The Yokohama Specie Bank Ltd., Peking, China, 1910

Description (Brief):

One (1) 50 dollar note, specimen

Description (Brief)

The Yokohama Specie Bank Ltd., Peking, China, 1910

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: English text with denomination at each corner, two dragon at top center approaching each other from the edges.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: $50 / THE YOKOHAMA SPECIE BANK, LIMITED / PEKING / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND / FIFTY DOLLARS LOCAL CURRENCY AT ITS OFFICE HERE, VALUE RECEIVED./ PEKING, 15th AUGUST, 1910 / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / FIFTY DOLLARS.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Chinese text in black and red.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 橫濱正金銀行 / 大清宣統貳年歳次庚戌七月吉日 / 憑票卽付 / 北京通用銀圓 / 北京伍拾圓 / 祈認票不認人 / 執此爲照 / 橫濱正金銀行北京鈔票永遠通用

Description (Brief)

General Information: Denomination: $50; Date: 8/15/1910; Origin: 8/15/1910

[[Obverse Text]]

$50 / THE YOKOHAMA SPECIE BANK, LIMITED / PEKING / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND / FIFTY DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY / AT ITS OFFICE HERE, VALUE RECEIVED. / PEKING 15TH AUGUST, 1910. / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS. / 大日本帝國政府印刷局製造

[[Reverse Text]]

橫濱正金銀行 / 大清宣統貳年歳次庚戌七月吉日 / 憑票卽付 / 北京通用銀圓 / 北京伍拾圓 / 祈認票不認人 / 執此爲照 / 橫濱正金銀行北京鈔票永遠通用

Date Made: 1910

Crowdsourcing: Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteersLocation: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Beijing Shi, Beijing

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC Chinese Bank Notes, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_01

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Credit Line: Mrs. Marion M. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.72.173.71Catalog Number: 72.173.71Accession Number: 303386

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 11.4 cm x 17.8 cm x .01 cm; 4 1/2 in x 7 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-957d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1252150

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