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1 Yuan, Industrial Development Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1921

1 Yuan, Industrial Development Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1921

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Description (Brief)
One (1) yuan note, specimen reverse
Industrial Development Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1921
Obverse Image: N/A
Obverse Text: N/A
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center and in each corner.
Reverse Text: 1 / THE INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT BANK OF CHINA / S0000000 / S0000000 / 1 / 1 / 1 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 1 / ONE YUAN / OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA / 1 / DIRECTOR / SHANGHAI / 1ST JUNE 1912 / MANAGER / 1 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA / SPECIMEN
Description
[[Reverse Text]]
1 / THE INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT BANK OF CHINA / 1 / S0000000 / S0000000 / SPECIMEN / 1 / 1 / PROMISES TO PAY TO BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 1
YUYA CHUNG / ONE YUAN OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA / 1 / DIRECTOR. / SHANGHAI 1ST JUNE 1921 / MANAGER / 1 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1921
place made
China: Shanghai
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.85 cm x 13.4 cm x.01 cm; 3 3/32 in x 5 9/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.352
accession number
315247
catalog number
74.17.352
serial number
S0000000
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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