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

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

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar note, specimen
Bank of Communications, Mukden, 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: 交通銀行 / 中華民國二年印 / L960130 / 壹圓 / 奉天 / 通用銀圓 / 憑票即付 / 此券按照奉天市 / 價兼匯上海規元 / AMERICAN BANKNOTE COMPANY, NEW YORK / 樣本券 / SPECIMEN
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center and in each corner, cargo ship sailing at center.
Reverse Text: 1 / H089626 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / H089626 / JULY 1st, 1913 / 1 / ONE / 1 / ONE / ONE DOLLAR / LOCAL CURRENCY / PAYABLE TO BEARER / 1 / MUKDEN / 1 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY, NEW YORK / SPECIMEN / N.B. PAYABLE IN SUBSIDIARY (SILVER) COINS AT PAR I.E. TEN 10-CENT COINS TO THE DOLLAR / 樣本券 / SPECIMEN / 南處備查
Description
[[Obverse Text]
交通銀行 / 中華民國二年印 / L960130 / 壹圓 / 奉天 / 通用銀圓 / 憑票即付 / 此券按照奉天市 / 價兼匯上海規元 / AMERICAN BANKNOTE COMPANY, NEW YORK / 樣本券 / SPECIMEN
[[Reverse Text]]
BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / JULY 1ST 1913 / L960130 / ONE DOLLAR / LOCAL CURRENCY PAYABLE TO BEARER / MUKDEN / AMERICAN BANKNOTE COMPANY NEW YORK / N.B. THIS NOTE IS EXCHANGABLE AS REMITTANCE FOR SHANGHAI TAELS AT THE LOCAL CURRENT RATE AT MUKDEN / 74.17.136 / 樣本券 / SPECIMEN / 南處備查
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1913
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 cm x 13.6 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/32 in x 5 11/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.136
accession number
315247
catalog number
74.17.136
serial number
L960130
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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