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1 Dollar, Bank of Communications, Tsitsihar, China, 1913

1 Dollar, Bank of Communications, Tsitsihar, China, 1913

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar note, specimen
Bank of Communications, Tsitsihar, China, 1913
Obverse Image: Chinese at top and bottom, denomination to the sides and in each corner, an electric direct current generator at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center and in each corner, cargo ship sailing at center.
Reverse Text: 1 / E900647 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / E900647 / JULY 1st, 1913 / 1 / ONE / 1 / ONE / ONE DOLLAR / LOCAL CURRENCY / PAYABLE TO BEARER / 1 / TSITSIHAR / 1 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY, NEW YORK / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN / N.B. PAYABLE IN SUBSIDIARY (SILVER) COINS AT PAR I.E. TEN 10-CENT COINS TO THE DOLLAR
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1913
place made
China: Heilongjiang, Tsitsihar
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.1 cm x 13.7 cm x.01 cm; 3 3/16 in x 5 13/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.131
accession number
315247
catalog number
74.17.131
serial number
E900647
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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