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

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

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 dollar note, specimen
Bank of Communications, Chefoo, 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: 樣子[stamp] / SPECIMEN[[stamp]] / 交通銀行 / 中華民國二年印 / 066280 / 伍拾圓 / 龍口 / 煙臺交通銀行經理 [seal] / 通用銀圓 / 憑票即付 / 煙臺交通銀行副理 [seal] / 烟台 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK / 71.348.1229
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. 066280 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / NO. 066280 / 50 / 50 / JULY 1st 1913 / 50 / LUNGKOW / 50 / FIFTY DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY PAYABLE TO BEARER / 50 / CHEFOO / 50 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK. / SPECIMEN
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
樣子[[stamp]] / SPECIMEN[[stamp]] / 交通銀行 / 中華民國二年印 / 066280 / 伍拾圓 / 龍口 / 煙臺交通銀行經理[[seal]] / 通用銀圓 / 憑票即付 / 煙臺交通銀行副理[[seal]] / 烟台 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK / 71.348.1229
[[Reverse Text]]
樣子[[stamp]] / SPECIMEN[[stamp]] / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / JULY 1ST, 1913 / NO 066280 / 50 / FIFTY DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY. / PAYABLE TO BEARER. /
[[stamp]]CHEFOO / [[stamp]]LUNGKOW / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1913
place made
China: Beijing Shi, Chefoo
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.8 cm x 14.7 cm x.01 cm; 3 15/32 in x 5 25/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.1229
catalog number
71.348.1229
accession number
298051
serial number
066280
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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