1 Yuan, Hsing Shun Tang, China, n.d.

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One (1) yuan note

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Hsing Shun Tang, China, n.d.

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Obverse Image: Denomination and name of bank at center, two dragons rising form water towards the pearl or wisdom at center.

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Reverse Image: Vignette of Ssu (lion dogs) at top, person below, text at center and at bottom.

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Date Made: n.d.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

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


Exhibition Location:

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.74.17.748Catalog Number: 74.17.748Accession Number: 315247

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 17.2 cm x 8.6 cm x .01 cm; 6 25/32 in x 3 3/8 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-32cc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1910747

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