10 Yuan, China & South Sea Bank, China, 1927

Description (Brief):

One (1) 10 yuan note, specimen reverse

Description (Brief)

China & South Sea Bank, China, 1927

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: N/A

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 74.17.680

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, three vignettes with portrait busts of woman dressed in traditional clothing, to the left Tibetan, at center Hui-Chinese, to the right Mongolian, denomination at center and at bottom.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 10 YUAN / THE CHINA & SOUTH SEA BANK, LIMITED / TEN / 000000 / 000000 / 10 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE TEN YUAN OF THE NATIONAL CURRENCY OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA, ISSUED BY SPECIAL PERMISSION OF THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT / 10 / TEN / MANAGING DIRECTOR / 20/18 / COUNTERSIGNED / 10 / 1927 / WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED, LONDON / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN

[[Obverse Text]]

74.17.680

[[Reverse Text]]

10 YUAN / THE CHINA & SOUTH SEA BANK, LIMITED / TEN / 000000 / 000000 / 樣本券 SPECIMEN / 樣本券 SPECIMEN / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / OF THE NATIONAL CURRENCY OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA. ISSUED BY SPECIAL PERMISSION OF THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT / 10 / 10 / MANAGING DIRECTOR / 20118 / CONUTERSIGNED / 1927 / WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED, LONDON / TEN / 10

Date Made: 1927

Maker: Waterlow & Sons Limited

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

Place Made: ChinaUnited Kingdom: England, London

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.74.17.680Accession Number: 315247Catalog Number: 74.17.680Serial Number: 000000

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.9 cm x 17.8 cm x .01 cm; 3 1/2 in x 7 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-ef71-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1892389

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