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1 Chu'an, Yu Ning Imperial Bank, Kiangnan, China, 1903

1 Chu'an, Yu Ning Imperial Bank, Kiangnan, China, 1903

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Description (Brief)
One (1) chu'an note
Kiangnan Yu Ning Government Bank, Kiangnan, China, 1903
Obverse Image: Chinese text in columns surrounded by images of coins, foliage, swords, charms, etc.
Obverse Text: [stamp-駐浦莊] / 江南 / 裕甯官銀錢局 / 寶字第 號 / 此票准交納本省公款及關稅鹽課釐金 / 憑票發尪制錢壹串文 / 如有私刻假票者照私鑄例治罪 / 光緒 十年 月 日 / 住清江東門大街
Reverse Image: Chinese text in thirteen columns
Reverse Text: 兩江 / 江蘇 / [[?]]巡 / 為 / 行用官錢票以便商民事照得江蘇官全省制錢缺乏商民專[[?]]兹由甯蘇 / 光緒 二十[[?]]年
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
[[Stamp-駐浦莊]]
江南
裕甯官銀錢局
寶字第 號
此票准交納本省公款及關稅鹽課釐金
憑票發尪制錢壹串文
如有私刻假票者照私鑄例治罪
光緒 十年 月 日
住清江東門大街
[[Reverse Text]]
兩江 / 江蘇 / [[?]]巡 / 為
行用官錢票以便商民事照得江蘇官全省制錢缺乏商民專[[?]]兹由甯蘇
光緒 二十[[?]]年 月
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1903
place made
China: Chang Jiang
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 21.7 cm x 12 cm x.01 cm; 8 17/32 in x 4 23/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.75.3.020
catalog number
75.3.020
accession number
320773
Credit Line
James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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