1 Dollar, Kiangnan Yu Ning Government Bank, Kiangnan, China, 1907

Description (Brief):

One (1) dollar note

Description (Brief)

Kiangnan Yu Ning Government Bank, Kiangnan, China, 1907

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Circling dragons each towards a pearl of wisdom, Chinese at top, bottom, and to sides.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Bank name at top, three circular vignetttes with Chinese text, a portrait, and two falgs.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 1 / KIANG-NAN YU-NING GOVERNMENT BANK NOTE / THIS NOTE IS RECEIVABLE IN PAYMENT OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE DUES / NO. "75 / 1 / [NEEDS TRANSLATION] / BY ORDER OF THE VICEROY / 1 / ONE SILVER DOLLAR LOCAL CURENCY / DURING BANKING HOURS, AT ANY OF ITS OFFICE IN KIANG-NAN PROVINCE FOR VALUE RECEIVED / SHANGHAI / 1ST JULY 197 / 1

Date Made: 1907

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Kiangsi

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_11, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.66.27541Catalog Number: 66.27541Accession Number: 269132Serial Number: 0983

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.7 cm x 13.9 cm x .01 cm; 3 7/16 in x 5 15/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-1e6a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1879216

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