1 Ch'uan, Ho Feng, China, 1909

1 Ch'uan, Ho Feng, China, 1909

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Description (Brief)
One (1) ch'uan note
Ho Feng, China, 1909
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, border of bats and clouds, ocean waves below.
Obverse Text: 長沙北門外 / 和豐 / 憑票發錢壹串文 / 合成壹串 撥錢店票 / 五年字第壹百捌陸號 撥兌市票 / 光緒己酉年即月即日 / 湖南和豐商局
Reverse Image: Eleven columns of text, border of people (couples) and foliage.
Reverse Text: 大凡物不得其平則鳴草木之無聲風撓之鳴水之無聲風蕩之鳴躍也或激之其趨也或 / 梗之其沸也或炙之金石之無聲或擊之鳴人之於言也亦然有不得已者而後言其歌也有 / 思其哭也有懷凡出乎口而為聲者其皆有弗平者乎樂也者鬱於中而泄於外者也擇其善 / 鳴者而假之鳴金 / 石絲竹匏土革木八者物之善鳴 / 者也維天之於時 / 也亦然擇其善鳴者而假之鳴是 / 故以鳥鳴春以雷 / 鳴夏以蟲鳴秋以風鳴冬四時之 / 相推敓其必有不 / 得其平者乎其於人也亦然人聲 / 之精者為言文辭 / 之於言又其精也尤擇其善鳴者 / 而假之鳴其在唐虞咎陶禹其善鳴者也而假以鳴夔弗能以文辭鳴又自假以韶於鳴夏之 / 時五子以其歌鳴伊尹鳴殷周公鳴周凡載於詩書六藝皆鳴之善者也周之衰孔子之徒鳴 / 之其聲大而遠傳曰天將以夫子為木鐸其弗信矣乎歲在癸丑暮春之初長沙振華石印製
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
長沙北門外 / 和豐 / 憑票發錢壹串文 / 合成壹串 撥錢店票 / 五年字第壹百捌陸號 撥兌市票 / 光緒己酉年即月即日 / 湖南和豐商局
[[Reverse Text]]
大凡物不得其平則鳴草木之無聲風撓之鳴水之無聲風蕩之鳴躍也或激之其趨也或 / 梗之其沸也或炙之金石之無聲或擊之鳴人之於言也亦然有不得已者而後言其歌也有 / 思其哭也有懷凡出乎口而為聲者其皆有弗平者乎樂也者鬱於中而泄於外者也擇其善 / 鳴者而假之鳴金 / 石絲竹匏土革木八者物之善鳴 / 者也維天之於時 / 也亦然擇其善鳴者而假之鳴是 / 故以鳥鳴春以雷 / 鳴夏以蟲鳴秋以風鳴冬四時之 / 相推敓其必有不 / 得其平者乎其於人也亦然人聲 / 之精者為言文辭 / 之於言又其精也尤擇其善鳴者 / 而假之鳴其在唐虞咎陶禹其善鳴者也而假以鳴夔弗能以文辭鳴又自假以韶於鳴夏之 / 時五子以其歌鳴伊尹鳴殷周公鳴周凡載於詩書六藝皆鳴之善者也周之衰孔子之徒鳴 / 之其聲大而遠傳曰天將以夫子為木鐸其弗信矣乎歲在癸丑暮春之初長沙振華石印製
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1909
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 20 cm x 10.8 cm x.01 cm; 7 7/8 in x 4 1/4 in x in
ID Number
NU.75.3.133
catalog number
75.3.133
accession number
320773
Credit Line
James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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