50 Cents, Kirin Yung Heng Provincial Bank, Kirin, China,1918

Description (Brief):

One (1) 50 cent note

Description (Brief)

Kirin Yung Heng Provincial Bank, Kirin, China,1918

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Chinese text at top, denomination to the right, vignette to the left.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 伍角 / 伍角 / 吉林永衡官银錢號 / 中華民國七年 / 通用小洋 / 伍角 / 完納賦税 [Signature Stamp] / D 0248157/ [Signature Stamp] 伍角 / 伍角 / 永衡印書局製

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of the bank at the top, denomination at cent.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 50 CENTS / THE YUNG HENG PROVINCIAL BANK OF KIRIN / 50 CENTS / FIFTY CENTS / 40 CENTS / IN SUBSIDIARY COINS / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING YUNG HENG KIRIN CHINA / 50 CENTS

[[Obverse Text]]

伍角 / 伍角 / 吉林永衡官银錢號 / 中華民國七年 / 通用小洋 / 伍角 / 完納賦税 [[Image]]

[[Signature Stamp]] D 0248157 [[Signature Stamp]] 伍角 / 伍角 / 永衡印書局製

[[Reverse Text]]

50 CENTS / 50 CENTS / THE YUNG HENG PROVINCIAL / BANK OF KIRIN / 50 CENTS / FIFTY CENTS / 50 CENTS IN SUBSIDIARY COINS / [[Signature - Yung Heng]] / 50 CENTS / 50 CENTS / 66,27,556 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING YUNG HENG KIRIN CHINA

Date Made: 1918

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

Place Made: China: Kirin

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Exhibition:

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Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. Mortimer L. Neinken

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.66.27556Catalog Number: 66.27556Accession Number: 269132Serial Number: D0248157

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6.6 cm x 12 cm x .01 cm; 2 19/32 in x 4 23/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-9294-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1877949

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