1 Yuan, Special Circulating Notes, Chingchao, China, 1923

Description (Brief):

One (1) yuan note

Description (Brief)

Special Circulating Notes, Chingchao, China, 1923

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Denomination to the sides, name of issuing authoirty at top, vignette of the Seventeen-Arch Bridge (shiqikong qiao 十七孔桥) located on Kunming Lake (kunming hu 昆明湖) at the Summer Palace (yihe yuan 颐和园) in Beijing at center.

Description (Brief)


Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: 23 columns of text.

Description (Brief)


Date Made: 1923

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Hubei, Ching-chou

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.71.348.1163Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: 0567690Catalog Number: 71.348.1163

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7.9 cm x 12.9 cm x .01 cm; 3 1/8 in x 5 3/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-c74b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1917370

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.