1 Dollar, The Yokohama Specie Bank, Limited, Newchwang , China, 1902

Description (Brief):

One (1) dollar note

Description (Brief)

The Yokohama Specie Bank, Limited, Newchwang , China, 1902

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 壹 / 壹 / 大清光緒貳拾八年五月吉日 / 橫濱正金銀行 / 牛莊 / 憑票即付 / 牛莊通用圓銀 / 壹圓 / 祗認票不認人 / 執此為照 / 橫濱正金銀行鈔票永遠通用 / 貳號 / 壹六七七五折壹番

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, two dragons meeting at pearl at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 1 DOLLAR / THE YOKOHAMA SPECIE BANK, LIMITED, NEWCHWANG / 1 DOLLAR / NO. 2 / 167751 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND / ONE DOLLAR LOCAL CURRENCY / AT ITS OFFICE HERE, VALUE RECEIVED. / NEWCHWANG 1ST JULY 1902. / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / [[signature]] ACC. / [[signature]] MANAGER / 1 / 明治三十五聿六月印刷局製 / 1

[[Obverse Text]]

壹 / 壹 / 大清光緒貳拾八年五月吉日 / 橫濱正金銀行 / 牛莊 / 憑票即付 / 牛莊通用圓銀 / 壹圓 / 祗認票不認人 / 執此為照 / 橫濱正金銀行鈔票永遠通用 / 貳號 / 壹六七七五折壹番

[[Reverse Text]]

1 DOLLAR / THE YOKOHAMA SPECIE BANK, LIMITED, NEWCHWANG / 1 DOLLAR / NO. 2 / 167751 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND / ONE DOLLAR LOCAL CURRENCY / AT ITS OFFICE HERE, VALUE RECEIVED. / NEWCHWANG 1ST JULY 1902. / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / [[signature]] ACC. / [[signature]] MANAGER / 1 / 明治三十五聿六月印刷局製 / 1

Date Made: 1902

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

Place Made: China: Liaoning, Newchang

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_03, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

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Credit Line: Mrs. Marion M. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.72.173.67Catalog Number: 72.173.67Accession Number: 303386Serial Number: 167751

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7.65 cm x 12.5 cm x .01 cm; 3 in x 4 29/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-ae2a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1898095

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