50 Dollars, The Exchange Bank of China, Tientsin, China, 1920

Description (Brief):

One (1) 50 dollar note, obverse specimen

Description (Brief)

The Exchange Bank of China, Tientsin, China, 1920

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Chinese characters at top and to the sides, image of gate fortress at center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 伍拾圓 / 000000 / 中華滙業銀行 / 000000 / 伍拾圓 / 伍拾圓 / SPECIMEN / 伍拾圓 / 樣本 / 伍拾圓 / 天津 / 天津 / 伍拾圓 / 中華民國九年 / 財政部印刷局製

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Three columns of text printed in red.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 此票係樣本不能兌現收到樣本 / 請君務出具收據為荷 / 財政部印刷局敬啟

[[Obverse Text]]

伍拾圓 / 000000 / 中華滙業銀行 / 000000 / 伍拾圓 / 伍拾圓 / SPECIMEN / 伍拾圓 / 樣本 / 伍拾圓 / 天津 / 天津 / 伍拾圓 / 中華民國九年 / 財政部印刷局製

[[Translation]]

fifty yuan / 000000 / the Exchange Bank of China / 000000 / fifty yuan / fifty yuan / SPECIMEN / fifty yuan / SPECIMEN / fifty yuan / Tianjin / Tianjin / fifty yuan / The ninth year of the Republic of China / Printed by the Ministry of Finance (BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA)

[[Reverse Text]]

此票係樣本不能兌現收到樣本 / 請君務出具收據為荷 / 財政部印刷局敬啟

[[Translation]]

This ticket is a specimen and it cannot be redeemed. When you receive this, please show the receipt as a reference. / Sincerely, from the Ministry of Finance (BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA) / 72.173.42

Date Made: 1920

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

Place Made: China: Tianjin, Tientsin

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_08, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Mrs. Marion M. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.72.173.42Catalog Number: 72.173.42Accession Number: 303386Serial Number: 000000

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 9.3 cm x 15.3 cm x .01 cm; 3 21/32 in x 6 1/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-f15b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1883857

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