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1 Dollar, The Chinese-American Bank of Commerce, Hankow, China, 1920

1 Dollar, The Chinese-American Bank of Commerce, Hankow, China, 1920

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar note
The Chinese-American Bank of Commerce, Hankow, China, 1920
Obverse Image: Chinese characters at top and at center, image of the Statue of Libery, New York on the left; Chinese flag shield to the right.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top in English, denomination at center.
Reverse Text: 1 / THE CHINESE-AMERICAN BANK OF COMMERCE / 1 / NO. 505736 / 1 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 1 / 1 / NO. 505736 / ONE DOLLAR LOCAL CURRENCY / VICE PRESIDENT / HANKOW / MANAGER / 1 / 15TH JULY 1920 / 1 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1920
place made
China: Hubei, Hankow
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.4 cm x 14.2 cm x.01 cm; 2 29/32 in x 5 19/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.72.173.54
catalog number
72.173.54
accession number
303386
serial number
505736
Credit Line
Mrs. Marion M. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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