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50 Dollars, Bank of Communications, Changchun, China, 1913

50 Dollars, Bank of Communications, Changchun, China, 1913

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 dollar note, specimen
Bank of Communications, Changchun, China, 1913
Obverse Image: Chinese at top and bottom, denomination to the right and left and in corners, a steam passenger train at center
Obverse Text: 樣本劵 / SPECIMEN / 交通银行 / 中華民國二年印 / 091807 / 小洋 / 伍拾圆 / 通用银圆 / 憑票即付 / 每圆付小洋拾角 / 照市價折兑大洋 / 長春 / 南昌備查
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the right and left and in each corner, Port Customs House, Shanghai at center.
Reverse Text: 50 / NO. 091807 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 091807 / 50 / 50 / JULY 1st 1913 / 50 / 50 / FIFTY DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY PAYABLE TO BEARER / 50 / CHANGCHUN / 50 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK. / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN / N.B. PAYABLE IN SUBSIDIARY (SILVER) COINS AT PAR I.E. TEN 10-CENT COINS TO THE DOLLAR
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
樣本劵 / SPECIMEN / 交通银行 / 中華民國二年印 / 091807 / 小洋 / 伍拾圆 / 通用银圆 / 憑票即付 / 每圆付小洋拾角 / 照市價折兑大洋 / 長春 / 南昌備查
[[Reverse Text]]
樣本劵 / SPECIMEN / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / FIFTY DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY / PAYABLE TO BEARER / 50 / NO 091807 / CHANGCHUN / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK / N.B. PAYABLE IN SUBSIDIARY (SILVER) COINS AT PAR I.E. TEN 10-CENT COINS TO THE DOLLAR / 南昌備查 / 74.17.145
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1913
place made
China: Jilin, Changchun
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.8 cm x 14.8 cm x.01 cm; 3 15/32 in x 5 13/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.145
accession number
315247
catalog number
74.17.145
serial number
091807
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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