Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center and to the sides.
Reverse Text: 1 / THE CHINA & SOUTH SEA BANK LIMITED / 1 / NO. AQ050125 / 1 / NO. AQ050125 / 1 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE ONE YUAN OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA. ISSUED BY SPECIAL PERMISSION OF THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT / 1 / 1 / SHANGHAI / 1 / OCTOBER 1ST, 1921 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY
one / AQ050125 / The China & South Sea Bank / AQ050125 / one / Printed in the tenth year of the Republic of China / one / one / Shanghai / one yuan / one yuan / Shanghai / one / Government franchise / one / Use this (ticket) to pay / The Republic of China / National currency one yuan / American Bank Note Company
1 / THE CHINA & SOUTH SEA BANK. LIMITED / 1 / NO. AQ050125 / NO. AQ050125 / 1 / 1 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / ONE YUAN / OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA. / ISSUED BY SPECIAL PERMISSION OF THE CINESE GOVERNMENT. / SHANGHAI / OCTOBER 1ST. 1921 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY. / 74.17.643
Currently not on view
paper (overall material)
overall: 8.3 cm x 13.4 cm x.01 cm; 3 9/32 in x 5 9/32 in x in
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