1 Yuan, Bank of Communications, Chungking, China, 1914

Description (Brief):

One (1) yuan note

Description (Brief)

Bank of Communications, Chungking, China, 1914

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Denomination to the sides, name of bank at top, image of a steam passenger train at center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Denomination to the sides, name of bank at top, image of sailing cargo ship at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 1 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 1 / NO. FA964610H / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / NO. FA964610H / 1 / 1 / ONE YUAN / OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA. / 1 / 1 / SHANGHAI / 1 / OCTOBER 1ST 1914. / AMERICAN BANKNOTE COMPANY, NEW YORK.

Date Made: 1914

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Chongqing, Chungking

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

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Credit Line: Eleanora D. and William F. Huf

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1990.0555.110Catalog Number: 90.555.110Accession Number: 1990.0555Serial Number: FA964610H

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7.8 cm x 14.9 cm x .01 cm; 3 1/16 in x 5 7/8 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-f9ca-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1918007

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