50 Yuan, Bank of Communications, Hankow, China, 1914

Description (Brief):

One (1) 50 yuan note

Description (Brief)

Bank of Communications, Hankow, China, 1914

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Chinese text, denomination to the right and left, steam trains at center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination in each corner and to the sides, steamship at sea at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 50 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 50 / 50 / NO. 298051 / NO. 298051 / 50 / 50 / FIFTY YUAN OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA / 50 / HANKOW / OCTOBER 1st 1941 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY

Date Made: 1914

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Hubei, Hankow

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. James C. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0570Catalog Number: 71.348.0570Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: 025962

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.9 cm x 16.4 cm x .01 cm; 3 1/2 in x 6 15/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-19f9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1881468

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