1 Dollar, The Yue Soo Imperial Bank, China, 1908

Description (Brief):

One (1) dollar note

Description (Brief)

The Yue Soo Imperial Bank, China, 1908

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Chinese text at top and center, denomination at center and in each corner, Chinese text to the right and left, four stamps.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination in each corner, two dragons approaching the pearl of wisdom at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: 1 / THE YUE SOO IMPERIAL BANK / 1 / KIANGSU PROVINCE / Y.NO.75000 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND ONE SILVER DOLLAR LOCAL CURRENCY AT ANY OF ITS BRANCH OFFICES IN CHINA FOR VALUE RECEIVED / HEAD OFFICE SOOCHOW, 1ST September, 1908 BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNOR WITH THE SEAL OF THE TREASURER / THE INTERNATIONAL PRINTING CO. LTD / 1 / 1

Date Made: 1908

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Chinese Banknotes, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_10, Chinese Paper Money, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

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Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0546Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: Y. No. 75000Catalog Number: 71.348.0546

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.2 cm x 12.5 cm x .01 cm; 3 7/32 in x 4 29/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-07fe-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1880660

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