1 Customs Gold Unit, The Central Bank of China, China,1930

1 Customs Gold Unit, The Central Bank of China, China,1930

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Description (Brief)
One (1) customs gold unit note
The Central Bank of China, China, 1930
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at bottom, portrait of Sun Yat-sen at center.
Obverse Text: 壹 / 壹 / 中央銀行 / 上海 / 憑票即付 / 闗金壹圓 / 壹 / 壹 / 中華民國十九年印 / 美國鈔票公司
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at bottom, Central Bank of China building in Shanghai at center.
Reverse Text: 1 / NO. WA387915 / 1 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY / THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 1 / ONE CUSTOMS GOLD UNIT / NO. WA387915 / GENERAL MANAGER / ASST.GENERAL MANAGER / 1 / SHANGHAI,1930 / 1 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY / 71.348.347
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
壹 / 壹 / 中央銀行 / 上海 / 憑票即付 / 闗金壹圓 / 壹 / 壹 / 中華民國十九年印 / 美國鈔票公司
[[Translation]]
one / one / The Central Bank of China / Shanghai / Use this (ticket) to pay / Guanjin one yuan / one / one / Printed in Nineteen years of the Republic of China / American Bank Note Company
[[Reverse Text]]
1 / NO. WA387915 / 1 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY / THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 1 / ONE CUSTOMS GOLD UNIT / NO. WA387915 / GENERAL MANAGER / ASST.GENERAL MANAGER / 1 / SHANGHAI,1930 / 1 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY / 71.348.347
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1930
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 15 cm x 7.2 cm x.01 cm; 5 29/32 in x 2 27/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0347
catalog number
71.348.0347
accession number
298051
serial number
WA387915
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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