1 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, Chungking, China, 1935

1 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, Chungking, China, 1935

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Description (Brief)
One (1) yuan note
The Central Bank of China, Chungking, China, 1935
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the left, image of junks sailing at center.
Obverse Text: 壹 / 壹 / 中央银行 / 四川兌换券 / 壹圓 / 重慶/重慶 / 3140601 / 3140601 / 壹 / 中華民國廿四年印 / 壹 / 中華書局有限公司
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at bottom.
Reverse Text: 1 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 1 / 3140601 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 3140601 / 1 YUAN / LOCAL CURRENCY / 1 / GENERAL MANAGER / 1935 / CHUNGKING / MANAGER / 1 / CHUNG HWA BOOK CO. LTD.
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
壹 / 壹 / 中央银行 / 四川兌换券 / 壹圓 / 重慶/重慶 / 3140601 / 3140601 / 壹 / 中華民國廿四年印 / 壹 / 中華書局有限公司
[[Obverse Image]]
Image of boats on a river.
[[Reverse Text]]
1 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 1 / 3140601 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 3140601 / 1 YUAN / LOCAL CURRENCY / GENERAL MANAGER / 1935 / MANAGER / 1 / CHUNGKING / 1 / CHUNG HWA BOOK CO.,LTD. / 71.348.136
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1935
place made
China: Chongqing, Chungking
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.5 cm x 15.7 cm x.01 cm; 2 15/16 in x 6 3/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0136
catalog number
71.348.0136
accession number
298051
serial number
3140601
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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