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100 Dollars, Bank of Communications, Hankow, China, 1913

100 Dollars, Bank of Communications, Hankow, China, 1913

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 100 dollar note, specimen
Bank of Communications, Hankow, China, 1913
Obverse Image: Chinese at top and bottom, denomination to the right and left and in corners, a ship at dockside and steam train at center.
Obverse Text: [in four corners] 壹百 壹百 壹百 壹百 / 012651 / 交通銀行 / 中華民國二年印 / 壹百圓 / 壹百圓 / 通用銀圓 憑票即付 / 漢口 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK / [overlaid stamp] 樣票 SPECIMEN
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the right and left and in each corner, steamship at center.
Reverse Text: 100 / NO. 012651 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / NO. 012651 / 100 / July 1st 1913 / 100 / ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY PAYABLE TO BEARER / 100 / 100 / HANKOW / 100 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK. / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
[[in four corners]] 壹百 壹百 壹百 壹百 / /012651 / 交通銀行 / 中華民國二年印 / 壹百圓 / 壹百圓 / 通用銀圓 憑票即付 / 漢口 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK / [[overlaid stamp]] 樣票 SPECIMEN
[[Reverse Text]]
[[in four corners]] 100 / 012651 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / JULY 1ST 1913 / 100 / 100 / ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY / PAYABLE TO BEARER / HANKOW / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK / [[signature]] W ? Wong / H.F Kwan / [[overlaid stamp]] 樣票 SPECIMEN
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1913
place made
China: Hubei, Hankow
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9.1 cm x 14.95 cm x.01 cm; 3 19/32 in x 5 7/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0557
catalog number
71.348.0557
accession number
298051
serial number
012651
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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