20 Cents, Bank of China, Harbin, China, 1917

Description (Brief):

One (1) 20 cent note

Description (Brief)

Bank of China, Harbin, China, 1917

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the sides, pagoda at center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 貳角 / 490622 / 中國銀行兌換券 / 每十角兌換國幣券一元 / 490622 / 貳角 / 哈爾濱 / 貳角 / 貳角 / 哈爾濱 / 貳角 / 中國銀行 / 中華民國 / 490622 / 六年十月 / 總裁之印 / 貳角 / 財政部印刷局製

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 20 CENTS / BANK OF CHINA / FIVE 20 CENT NOTES TO BE EXCHANGED FOR ONE DOLLAR / 20 CENTS / 每十角兌換 / 國幣券一元 / 20 CENTS / 每十角兌換 / 國幣券一元 / 20 CENTS / MANAGER / OCTOBER 1ST 1917 / HARBIN / ACCT / 20 CENTS / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA / 66.27568

[[Obverse Text]]

貳角 / 490622 / 中國銀行兌換券 / 每十角兌換國幣券一元 / 490622 / 貳角 / 哈爾濱 / 貳角 / 貳角 / 哈爾濱 / 貳角 / 中國銀行 / 中華民國 / 490622 / 六年十月 / 總裁之印 / 貳角 / 財政部印刷局製

[[Translation]]

twenty cents / 490622 / exchange coupon of Bank of China / ten 10 cents notes to be exchanged for one yuan / 490622 / twenty cents / Harbin / twenty cents / twenty cents / Harbin / twenty cents / Bank of China / Republic of China / 490622 / October of year six / seal of president / twenty cents / printed by the department of treasury bureau of engraving and printing

[[Reverse Text]]

20 CENTS / BANK OF CHINA / FIVE 20 CENT NOTES TO BE EXCHANGED FOR ONE DOLLAR / 20 CENTS / 每十角兌換 / 國幣券一元 / 20 CENTS / 每十角兌換 / 國幣券一元 / 20 CENTS / MANAGER / OCTOBER 1ST 1917 / HARBIN / ACCT / 20 CENTS / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA / 66.27568

[[Translation]]

every ten Jiao (100 cents) exchange / National currency note one yuan / every ten Jiao (100 cents) exchange / National currency note one yuan

Date Made: 1917

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

Place Made: China: Heilongjiang, Harbin

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC Chinese Bank Notes, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_06

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Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. Mortimer L. Neinken

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.66.27568Catalog Number: 66.27568Accession Number: 269132Serial Number: 490622

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6.8 cm x 11.8 cm x .01 cm; 2 11/16 in x 4 21/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-d322-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1889809

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