30 Coppers, Military Exchange Note, China, 1918

Description (Brief):

One (1) 30 copper note

Description (Brief)

Military Exchange Note, China, 1918

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: City scene with temple at back and people at front to the left and image of a temple to the right with denomination at the center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 叁拾枚 / 軍用兌換券 / 叁拾枚 / 民國七年四月吉日 / 現銅圓叁拾枚 / 長沙總商會代兌 / 30 / 第天01615號 / 30

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: 18 columns of Chinese text.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 前敵總司令張令 / 照得湖南金融紊亂 / 銀行紙幣價格差參 / 難於盡一本總司令 / 為維持軍用與市面 / 現狀起見與湖南長 / 沙總商會議決由商 / 會發行一種軍用兌 / 換銅圓券專以兌換 / 軍隊餉項現洋為主 / 格以漢口銅圓價為 / 標準如有偽造及拍 / 壓等情立以軍法處 / 治決不姑息寬尓軍民 / 人等其各懷遵毋得 / 自誤此令 / 中華民國七年四月吉日 / 75.3.89

[[Obverse Text]]

叁拾枚 / 軍用兌換券 / 叁拾枚 / 民國七年四月吉日 / 現銅圓叁拾枚 / 長沙總商會代兌 / 30 / 第天01615號 / 30

[[Reverse Text]]

前敵總司令張令 / 照得湖南金融紊亂 / 銀行紙幣價格差參 / 難於盡一本總司令 / 為維持軍用與市面 / 現狀起見與湖南長 / 沙總商會議決由商 / 會發行一種軍用兌 / 換銅圓券專以兌換 / 軍隊餉項現洋為主 / 格以漢口銅圓價為 / 標準如有偽造及拍 / 壓等情立以軍法處 / 治決不姑息寬尓軍民 / 人等其各懷遵毋得 / 自誤此令 / 中華民國七年四月吉日 / 75.3.89

Date Made: 1918

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

Place Made: China

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Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: James C. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.75.3.089Catalog Number: 75.3.089Accession Number: 320773Serial Number: 01615

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7.1 cm x 12.7 cm x .01 cm; 2 25/32 in x 5 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-c7c2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1883369

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