1 Yuan, China & South Sea Bank, China, 1921

Description (Brief):

One (1) yuan note, specimen obverse

Description (Brief)

China & South Sea Bank, China, 1921

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 壹 / 000000 / 中南銀行 / 000000 / 壹 / 中華民國十年印 / 20118 / 壹 / 壹 / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN / 壹圓 / 壹圓 / 壹 / 政府特許發行 / 壹 / MANAGING DIRETOR / COUNTERSIGNED / 憑票即付中華民國國幣壹圓正 / 美國鈔票公司

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: N/A

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 74.17.640

[[Obverse Text]]

壹 / 000000 / 中南銀行 / 000000 / 壹 / 中華民國十年印 / 20118 / 壹 / 壹 / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN / 壹圓 / 壹圓 / 壹 / 政府特許發行 / 壹 / MANAGING DIRETOR / COUNTERSIGNED / 憑票即付中華民國國幣壹圓正 / 美國鈔票公司

[[Translation]]

one / 000000 / The China & South Sea Bank / 000000 / one / Printed in the tenth year of the Republic of China / 201_x0008_·8 / one yuan / one yuan / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN / one / one / one / Government franchise / one / Use this (ticket) to pay / The Republic of China / National currency one yuan / American Bank Note Company

[[Reverse Text]]

74.17.640

Date Made: 1921

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

Place Made: China

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: Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.74.17.640Accession Number: 315247Catalog Number: 74.17.640Serial Number: 000000

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.25 cm x 12.8 cm x .01 cm; 3 1/4 in x 5 1/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-e48a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1891440

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