1 Dollar, The Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1929

1 Dollar, The Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1929

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar note
The Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1929
Obverse Image: Name of bank at center, denomination at center, Confucius standing at right.
Obverse Text: 壹元 / K132482 / K132482 / 壹元 / 中國通商銀行 / 憑票即付 / 國內通用銀元 / 祇認票不認人 / 執此為照 / 中華民國十八年一月印 / 上海 / 上海 / 壹元 / 壹
Reverse Image: Name of bank at center, denomination below; coat of arms at top.
Reverse Text: $1 / $1 / K132482 / K132482 / THE COMMERICAL BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / ONE DOLLAR NATIONAL CURRENCY VALUE RECEIVED BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / $1 / CHAIRMAN / SHANGHAI / MANAGER / $1
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
壹元 / K132482 / K132482 / 壹元 / 中國通商銀行 / 憑票即付 / 國內通用銀元 / 祇認票不認人 / 執此為照 / 中華民國十八年一月印 / 上海 / 上海 / 壹元 / 壹
[[Translation]]
one yuan / K132482 / K132482 / one yuan / The Commercial Bank of China / Use the ticket to pay / National unified silver dollar / Only recognize the ticket but not human / Use this as the reference / Printed in the eighteenth year of the Republic of China / Shanghai / Shanghai / one yuan / one
[[Reverse Text]]
$1 / $1 / K132482 / K132482 / THE COMMERCIAL BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / ONE DOLLAR NATIONAL CURRENCY VALUE RECEIVED / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OD DIRECTORS / CHAIRMAN / MANAGER / $1 / SHANGHAI / $1 / 74.17.571
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1929
place made
China: Shanghai
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.5 cm x 13.99 cm x.01 cm; 2 15/16 in x 5 1/2 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.571
catalog number
74.17.571
accession number
315247
serial number
K132482
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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