50 Dollars, Banque Industrielle de Chine, Peking, China, 1914 - 1915

Description (Brief):

One (1) 50 dollar note, Specimen

Description (Brief)

Banque Industrielle de Chine, Peking, China, 1914 - 1915

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Two Chinese guardian lions (石獅) at lower left and right, French Text above.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 50 / FIFTY / BANQUE INDUSTRIELLE DE CHINE / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / FIFTY DOLLARS CINQUANTE DOLLARS / D 1914 / LOCAL CURRENCY / FIFTY DOLLARS / 15.2.15 / UN ADMINISTRATEUR / LE DIRECTEUR DE L'ACENCE / LE CASSIER DE L'ACENCE / PEKING / 50

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Chinese text with Pagoda at left

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 中法實業銀行 / 五拾圓 / 北京 / 票樣

Description (Brief)

General Information: Printed by Bradbury Wilkinson, London. Banque Industrielle de Chine,Specimen

[[Obverse Text]]

BANQUE INDUSTRIELLE DE CHINE / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / FIFTY DOLLARS / CINQCANTE DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY / 15.2.15 / D1914 / 五拾圓 / 50 / FIFTY / UN ADMINISTRATEUR / LE DIRECTEUR DE L/ AGENCE / LE CAISSIER DE L'AGENCE / PEKING / SPECIMEN.

[[Reverse Text]]

中法實業銀行 / 五拾圓 / 北京 / 票樣

Date Made: 1914 - 1915

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, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_04, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

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Credit Line: Mrs. Marion M. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.72.173.25Accession Number: 303386Catalog Number: 72.173.25

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 12.6 cm x 19.2 cm x .01 mm; 4 31/32 in x 7 9/16 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b4f8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1876172

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