1 Yuan, Bank of Communications, Hankow, China, 1927

Description (Brief):

One (1) yuan note

Description (Brief)

Bank of Communications, Hankow, China, 1927

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Chinese at top, serial number to the right and left, denomination to the sides and in each corner, steam passenger train at the center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 壹 / 行銀通交 / 壹 / A038013H / 漢口 / A038013H / 漢口 / 壹圓 / 壹圓 / 漢口 / 財政部核定 / 壹 / 憑票即付國幣壹圓 /壹 / 中華民國十六年印 / 美國鈔票公司

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 1 YUAN / HANKOW / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 1 YUAN / HANKOW / NO. A038013H / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / NO. A038013H / 1 / 1 / 1 YUAN / 1 / 1 / 1 / ONE YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / 1 / 1 YUAN / HANKOW / HANKOW / November 1st 1927 / 1 YUAN / HANKOW / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

[[Obverse Text]]

壹 / 行銀通交 / 壹 / A038013H / 漢口 / A038013H / 漢口 / 壹圓 / 壹圓 / 漢口 / 財政部核定 / 壹 / 憑票即付國幣壹圓 /壹 / 中華民國十六年印 / 美國鈔票公司

[[Transliteration]]

YI / HANG / YIN / TONG / JIAO / YI / KOU / HAN / KOU / HAN / YI / YUAN / YI / YUAN / KOU / HAN / YI / YI / GUO / YIN / PING / YUAN / BI / FU / PIAO / YI / YIN / NIAN / LIU / SHI / GUO / MIN / HUA / ZHONG / GONG / SI / PIAO / CHAO / GUO / MEI

[[Reverse Text]]

1 YUAN HANKOW / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 1 YUAN HANKOW / NO A038013H / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / NO A038013H / 1 / 1 / 1 YUAN / 1 / 1

/ 1 YUAN HANKOW / BURENG / ONE YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / J.S. WONG / 1 YUAN HANKOW / PRESIDENT. / HANKOW / MANAGER. / NOVEMBER 1ST,1927. / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY. / 71.348.574

Date Made: 1927

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

Place Made: China: Hubei, Hankow

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Exhibition Location:

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0574Catalog Number: 71.348.0574Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: A038013H

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8 cm x 15.1 cm x .01 cm; 3 5/32 in x 5 15/16 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-9864-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1881666

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