1 Yuan, Land Bank of China, China, 1926

Description (Brief):

One (1) yuan note, specimen

Description (Brief)

Land Bank of China, China, 1926

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Chinese characters at top, denomination to the sides, cliffs to the left and a temple at center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of issuing authority at top, denomination to the sides and at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: LAND BANK OF CHINA, LTD. / 1 / 1 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 1 / 1 / ONE YUAN / 1 / OF THE NATIONAL CURRENCY OF THE REPULIC OF CHINA / 1 / ONE YUAN / 1 / JUNE 1ST 1926 / WATERLOW & SONS LTD., LONDON / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN

Date Made: 1926

Maker: Waterlow & Sons Limited

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, LondonChina

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_12, 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.74.17.372.1Catalog Number: 74.17.372.1Accession Number: 315247

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.4 cm x 15.7 cm x .01 cm; 3 5/16 in x 6 3/16 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-25cd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1884666

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