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1 Dollar, Republican China Military Bank, Anhwei, China, 1911

1 Dollar, Republican China Military Bank, Anhwei, China, 1911

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar note
Republican China Military Bank, Anhwei, China, 1911
Obverse Image: Chinese characters at top and bottom,denomination at sides and in each corner, pagoda and village at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top with denomination below, image of a lion holding crossed flags on a globe at center.
Reverse Text:THE REPUBLICAN CHINA MILITARY BANK-NOTE ANEWEI / WE PROMISE TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND ONE DOLLAR LOCAL CURRENCY AT ITS OFFICE HERE VALUE RECEIVED / 1 / 1 MONTH IN THE 1ST YEAR OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA / 1 / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1911
place made
China: Anhwei
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 cm x 12.8 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/32 in x 5 1/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.NU85259
catalog number
NU85259
accession number
257934
serial number
30483
Credit Line
Harvey Stack
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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