50 Dollars, The Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1920

Description (Brief):

One (1) 50 dollar note, specimen obverse

Description (Brief)

The Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1920

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at sides, vignette of Confucius at center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 伍拾 / 000000 / 中國通商銀行 / 000000 / 伍拾 / 樣本 / 樣本 / 00046 / 伍拾圓 / SPECIMEN / 伍拾圓 / SPECIMEN / 上海 / 憑票兌付 / 通用銀圓 / 上海 / 伍拾 / 中華民國九年一月十五日印 / 伍拾 / 美國鈔票公司

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: N/A

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 74.17.522

[[Obverse Text]]

伍拾 / 000000 / 中國通商銀行 / 000000 / 伍拾 / 樣本 / 樣本 / 00046 / 伍拾圓 / SPECIMEN / 伍拾圓 / SPECIMEN / 上海 / 憑票兌付 / 通用銀圓 / 上海 / 伍拾 / 中華民國九年一月十五日印 / 伍拾 / 美國鈔票公司

[[Translation]]

fifty / 000000 / Commercial Bank of China / 000000 / fifty / specimen / specimen / 00046 / fifty yuan / SPECIMEN / fifty yuan / SPECIMEN / Shanghai / exchange or pay by tickets / unified use silver dollar / fifty / printed on January 15th, Nine years of the Republic of China / fifty / American Banknote Printing Company

[[Reverse Text]]

74.17.522

Date Made: 1920

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

Place Made: China: Shanghai, Shanghai

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_07, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, 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.74.17.522Catalog Number: 74.17.522Accession Number: 315247Serial Number: 000000

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 9.5 cm x 15.9 cm x .01 cm; 3 3/4 in x 6 1/4 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-e1c6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1889208

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