10 Yuan, China & South Sea Bank, Shanghai, China, 1921

Description (Brief):

One (1) 10 yuan note, specimen reverse

Description (Brief)

China & South Sea Bank, Shanghai, China, 1921

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: N/A

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 74.17.648

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 10 / THE CHINA & SOUTH SEA BANK LIMITED / 10 / NO. 000000 / 10 / NO. 000000 / 10 / 10 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE TEN YUAN OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA. ISSUED BY SPECIAL PERMISSION OF THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT / 10 / 10 / 10 / SHANGHAI / 10 / OCTOBER 1ST, 1921 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN

[[Obverse Text]]

74.17.648

[[Reverse Text]]

樣本 / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN / 10 / THE CHINA & SOUTH SEA BANK, LIMITED / 10 / NO. 000000 / NO. 000000 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / TEN YUAN / OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA. ISSUED BY SPECIAL PERMISSION OF THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT. / 10 / 10 / SHANGHAI / 10 / CHAIRMAN / OCTOBER 1ST. 1921 / AMERICAN BANKNOTE COMPANY.

Date Made: 1921

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

Place Made: China: Shanghai

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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Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.74.17.648Accession Number: 315247Catalog Number: 74.17.648Serial Number: 000000

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.8 cm x 17.8 cm x .01 cm; 3 15/32 in x 7 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-e5b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1891462

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