50 Dollars, Banque Industrielle de Chine, Peking, China, 1914 - 1915

50 Dollars, Banque Industrielle de Chine, Peking, China, 1914 - 1915

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 dollar note, Specimen
Banque Industrielle de Chine, Peking, China, 1914 - 1915
Obverse Image: Two Chinese guardian lions (石獅) at lower left and right, French Text above.
Obverse Text: 50 / FIFTY / BANQUE INDUSTRIELLE DE CHINE / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / FIFTY DOLLARS CINQUANTE DOLLARS / D 1914 / LOCAL CURRENCY / FIFTY DOLLARS / 15.2.15 / UN ADMINISTRATEUR / LE DIRECTEUR DE L'ACENCE / LE CASSIER DE L'ACENCE / PEKING / 50
Reverse Image: Chinese text with Pagoda at left
Reverse Text: 中法實業銀行 / 伍拾圓 / 北京 / 72.173.24
General Information: Printed by Bradbury Wilkinson, London. Banque Industrielle de Chine,Specimen
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
伍拾 / BANQUE INDUSTRIELLE DE CHINE / 50 / D 1914 / PROMOSES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / D 1914 / FIFTY DOLLARS / CINQUANTE DOLLARS / 50 FIFTY / LOCAL CURRENCY. / 15·2·15 / 50 FIFTY / UN ADMINISTRATEUR / LE DIRECTEUR DE L'AGENCE / LE CAISSIER DE L'AGENCE / 伍拾圓 / 50 / 伍拾 / PEKING
[[Translation]]
INDUSTRIAL BANK OF CHINA / FIFTY DOLLARS / AN ADMINISTRATOR / THE DIRECTOR OF THE AGENCY / THE CASHIER OF THE AGENCY / FIFTY YUAN
[[Reverse Text]]
中法實業銀行 / 伍拾圓 / 北京 / 72.173.24
[[Transliteration]]
ZHONG / FA / SHI / YE / YIN / HANG / WU / SHI / YUAN / BEI / JING / 72.173.24
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1914 - 1915
place made
China: Beijing Shi, Beijing
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12.1 cm x 19.1 cm x.01 mm; 4 3/4 in x 7 17/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.72.173.24
accession number
303386
catalog number
72.173.24
Credit Line
Mrs. Marion M. Leigh
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Chinese Banknotes
NNC Chinese Bank Notes
Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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