2 Choh, Bank of Communications, Harbin, China, 1914

2 Choh, Bank of Communications, Harbin, China, 1914

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 2 choh note
Bank of Communications, Harbin, China, 1914
Obverse Image: Chinese text, denomination at center.
Obverse Text: 角貳 / A0254627 行銀通交 A0254627 / 為角百分之一稱為分千分之 / 一稱為釐公私兑換均照此率 / 本樣 / 貳角 / 按照國幣條例第四條國幣計 / 算均以十進每圓十分之一稱 / 整角貳幣國國民華中 / 濱爾哈
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination in each corner.
Reverse Text: 2 CHOH / A0254627 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 2 CHOH / A0254627 / IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE NATIONAL COINAGE LAW ARTICLE 4, THE NATIONAL COINAGE SHALL BE BASED ON THE DECIMAL SYSTEM (ONE-TENTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED THE "CHOH" ONE HUNDREDTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED A "FEN" ONE-THOUSANDTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED A "LI".) ALL EXCHANGES PUBLIC AND PRIVATE MUST BE BASED ON THIS. / TWO CHOH / 2 CHOH / HARBIN / 2 CHOH
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
角貳 / A0254627 行銀通交 A0254627 / 為角百分之一稱為分千分之 / 一稱為釐公私兑換均照此率 / 本樣 / 貳角 / 按照國幣條例第四條國幣計 / 算均以十進每圓十分之一稱 / 整角貳幣國國民華中 / 濱爾哈
[[Reverse Text]]
2 CHOH / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / A0254627 / IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE NATIONAL COINAGE LAW ARTICLE 4, THE NATIONAL COINAGE SHALL BE BASED ON THE DECIMAL SYSTEM (ONE-TENTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED THE "CHOH" ONE HUNDREDTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED A "FEN" ONE-THOUSANDTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED A "LI.) ALL EXCHANGES PUBLIC AND PRIVATE MUST BE BASED ON THIS. / HARBIN / 2 CHOH / 74.17.172
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1914
place made
China: Heilongjiang, Harbin
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.4 cm x 11.7 cm x.01 cm; 2 17/32 in x 4 19/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.172
accession number
315247
catalog number
74.17.172
serial number
A0254627
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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