20 Coppers, Ch'ing P'ing Hsiang Hao, Shanghai, China, 1924

Description (Brief):

One (1) 20 coppers note

Description (Brief)

Ch'ing P'ing Hsiang Hao, Shanghai, China, 1924

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Chinese text at center and top, vignette to the left of a pagoda and to the right of a group of people standing outside a building. Obverse Text: 貳 / No00958 / 慶平祥號 / No00958 / 貳 / 上海 / 憑票即兌執此為憑 / 當拾銅元 / 貳拾枚 / 民國十三年三月即日 / 上海 / 貳 / 貳

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 兌換處法租界喇格納路慶平坊弄口 / 奉告諸君 / 20 / 20 / 勿號正面 / 門牌一百七十三號 / 中華印書館印

[[Obverse Text]]

貳 / No00958 / 慶平祥號 / No00958 / 貳 / 上海 / 憑票即兌執此為憑 / 當拾銅元 / 貳拾枚 / 民國十三年三月即日 / 上海 / 貳 / 貳

[[Translation]]

two / Qingpingxiang number / two / Shanghai / Use the ticket to exchange and consider it as the reference / exchange for ten copper dollars / twenty pieces / March the thirteenth year of the Republic of China / Shanghai / two / two

[[Obverse Image]]

The picture on the left of the front face is Yu Garden(豫園) in Shanghai.

[[Reverse Text]]

兌換處法租界喇格納路慶平坊弄口 / 奉告諸君 / 20 / 20 / 勿號正面 / 門牌一百七十三號 / 中華印書館印

[[Translation]]

Exchange office at the entrance of Qingpingfang, Lagnar Road, French Concession / To everyone / 20 / 20 / Do not sign the front / House number 173 / Printed by the China Press

Date Made: 1924

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

Place Made: China: Shanghai, Shanghai

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Credit Line: James C. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.75.3.058Catalog Number: 75.3.058Accession Number: 320773Serial Number: 00958

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 9.2 cm x 17.36 cm x .01 cm; 3 5/8 in x 6 27/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-cb35-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1883500

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