1 Yuan, Hunan Bank, Hunan, China, 1912

Description (Brief):

One (1) yuan note

Description (Brief)

Hunan Bank, Hunan, China, 1912

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Denomination at center, name of issuing authority at top, two peacocks at the top of the note approaching center.

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Reverse Image: 16 columns of text.

Description (Brief)


Date Made: 1912

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Hunan

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.73.175.0479Catalog Number: 73.175.0479Accession Number: 310543Serial Number: 09597

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7.5 cm x 12.8 cm x .01 cm; 2 15/16 in x 5 1/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-be29-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1911295

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