1 Dollar, The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation, Hong Kong, China, 1890

Description (Brief):

One (1) 10 dollar note

Description (Brief)

The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation, Hong Kong, China, 1890

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Denomination at center and to sides, name of bank at top.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 1 / 1 / NO. 38723 / NO. 38723 / THE HONG KONG & SHANGHAI BANKING CORPORATION / $1 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / ONE DOLLAR LOCAL CURRENCY / OR THE EQUIVALENT IN THE CURRENCY OF THE ISLAND, VALUE RECEIVED / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / HONGKONG / 2 JANUARY 1890 / 1 / CHIEF. ACCT. / CHIEF MANAGER. / 1 / ENGRAVED BY BARCLAY & FRY, LONDON.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Denomination to the sides and above, Coat of Arms at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 1 / 1 / ONE / 壹圓 / $1 / $1 / 壹 / 壹圓 / DOLLAR / 1 / 港香 / HONGKONG / 港香 / 1

Date Made: 1890

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Hong Kong

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

Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. Mortimer L. Neinken

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.66.27362Catalog Number: 66.27362Accession Number: 269138Serial Number: 38723

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.4 cm x 12.7 cm x .01 cm; 3 5/16 in x 5 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-9949-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1918958

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