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500 Cents, Kiang Shun Government Bank, China, 1909

500 Cents, Kiang Shun Government Bank, China, 1909

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 500 cent note
Kiang Shun Government Bank, China, 1909
Obverse Image: Chinese text at top, bottom, and in columns at sides.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Bank name at top, denomination to the sides and in each corner, floral design at center
Reverse Image: 50 / THE KIANG SHUN GOVERNMENT BANK PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND FIVE HUNDRED CENTS LOCAL CURRENCY AT ITS OFFICE HERE VALUE RECEIVED / 50 / 50 / KIANG SHUN / 1909 / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / 50 / 50
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1909
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 cm x 16 cm x.01 cm; 3 15/16 in x 6 5/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0516
accession number
298051
catalog number
71.348.0516
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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