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1 Yuan, National Commercial Bank Ltd., Shanghai, China, 1923

1 Yuan, National Commercial Bank Ltd., Shanghai, China, 1923

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Description (Brief)
One (1) yuan note
National Commercial Bank Ltd., Shanghai, China, 1923
Obverse Image: Chinese text at the top, denomination to the left, portrait to the right.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Bank name at top, rooster to the left, denomination to the right.
Reverse Image: 1/ THE NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANK LTD. / AUTHORIZED BY THE GOVERNMENT / JULY 4, 1907 / B617036 / 1 / 1 / 1 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / ONE YUAN / OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA / SHANGHAI / MANAGER / CHAIRMAN / OCTOBER 1st 1923 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY / 1
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1923
place made
China: Shanghai, Shanghai
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.1 cm x 14.55 cm x.01 cm; 3 3/16 in x 5 23/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.73.175.1318
catalog number
73.175.1318
accession number
310543
serial number
B617036
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Chinese Paper Money
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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