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20 Cents, Bank of Communications, Tsingtau, China, 1927

20 Cents, Bank of Communications, Tsingtau, China, 1927

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 cent note
Bank of Communications, Tsingtau, China, 1927
Obverse Image: Chinese at top, serial number to the right and left, denomination at center, to the sides, and in each corner.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, to the sides, and in each corner.
Reverse Text: 20 CENTS / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 20 CENTS / PROMISES TO PAY ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE ONE YUAN, NATIONAL CURRENCY, IN EXCHANGE FOR TEN SUBSIDIARY COIN NOTES OF TWENTY CENTS / 20 CENTS / TWENTY CENTS / COUNTERSIGNED BY / JANUARY 1st 1927 / TSINGTAU / PRESIDENT / 20 CENTS / WATERLOW & SONS LTD, LONDON / 20 CENTS
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1927
maker
Waterlow & Sons Limited
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
China: Shandong, Tsingtau
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.5 cm x 9.8 cm x.01 cm; 2 5/32 in x 3 27/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.1253
catalog number
71.348.1253
accession number
298051
serial number
B265422
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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