50 Dollars, The Yokohama Specie Bank Ltd., Peking, China, 1910

50 Dollars, The Yokohama Specie Bank Ltd., Peking, China, 1910

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 dollar note, specimen
The Yokohama Specie Bank Ltd., Peking, China, 1910
Obverse Image: English text with denomination at each corner, two dragon at top center approaching each other from the edges.
Obverse Text: $50 / THE YOKOHAMA SPECIE BANK, LIMITED / PEKING / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND / FIFTY DOLLARS LOCAL CURRENCY AT ITS OFFICE HERE, VALUE RECEIVED./ PEKING, 15th AUGUST, 1910 / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / FIFTY DOLLARS.
Reverse Image: Chinese text in black and red.
Reverse Text: 橫濱正金銀行 / 大清宣統貳年歳次庚戌七月吉日 / 憑票卽付 / 北京通用銀圓 / 北京伍拾圓 / 祈認票不認人 / 執此爲照 / 橫濱正金銀行北京鈔票永遠通用
General Information: Denomination: $50; Date: 8/15/1910; Origin: 8/15/1910
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
$50 / THE YOKOHAMA SPECIE BANK, LIMITED / PEKING / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND / FIFTY DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY / AT ITS OFFICE HERE, VALUE RECEIVED. / PEKING 15TH AUGUST, 1910. / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS. / 大日本帝國政府印刷局製造
[[Reverse Text]]
橫濱正金銀行 / 大清宣統貳年歳次庚戌七月吉日 / 憑票卽付 / 北京通用銀圓 / 北京伍拾圓 / 祈認票不認人 / 執此爲照 / 橫濱正金銀行北京鈔票永遠通用
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1910
place made
China: Beijing Shi, Beijing
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11.4 cm x 17.8 cm x.01 cm; 4 1/2 in x 7 in x in
ID Number
NU.72.173.71
catalog number
72.173.71
accession number
303386
Credit Line
Mrs. Marion M. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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