1 Dollar, Bank of China, Kweichow, China, 1912

1 Dollar, Bank of China, Kweichow, China, 1912

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar note
Bank of China, Kweichow, China, 1912
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, portrait of Emperor Huang-Ti to the left, landscape to the right.
Obverse Text: 壹 / E298443 / 中國銀行 / E298443 / 壹 / 漢口 / 圓壹 / 圓壹 / 漢口 / 漢口 / 壹 / 憑票即付國弊壹圓 / 壹 / 中華民國七年印 / 美國鈔票公司 / 錢宗瀚
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at sides, waterfront park at center.
Reverse Text:1 / NO. E298443 / BANK OF CHINA / NO. E298443 / 1 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE ONE DOLLAR LOCAL CURRENCY / 1 ONE / 1 / ONE DOLLAR / 1 ONE / 1 / 1 / ACCT, / 1ST JUNE 1912. / ONE DOLLAR / MANAGER / 1 / 1 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK / 1 / KWEICHOW
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
壹 / E298443 / 中國銀行 / E298443 / 壹 / 漢口 / 圓壹 / 圓壹 / 漢口 / 漢口 / 壹 / 憑票即付國弊壹圓 / 壹 / 中華民國七年印 / 美國鈔票公司 / 錢宗瀚
[[Obverse Image]]
The Temple of Heaven.
[[Reverse Text]]
1 / BANK OF CHINA / 1 / 1 / NO. E298443 / ONE / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE ONE DOLLAR LOCAL CURRENCY / ONE / NO. E298443 / 1 / 1 / 1 / 1 / 1 / 1 / ONE DOLLAR / ONE DOLLAR / 1 / KWEICHOW / 1 / 1ST JUNE 1912. / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO NEW YORK/ [[signature]] K. FANG GOVERNOR / [[signature]] MANAGER
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1912
1912-01-06
place made
China: Kweichow
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.2 cm x 15.1 cm x.01 cm; 3 7/32 in x 5 15/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.587
catalog number
74.17.587
accession number
315247
serial number
E298443
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Chinese Banknotes
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Chinese Paper Money
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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