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10 Yuan, Bank of the Northwest, Sui Yuan, China, 1925

10 Yuan, Bank of the Northwest, Sui Yuan, China, 1925

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 yuan note
Bank of the Northwest, Sui Yuan, China, 1925
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the right, image of railroad track and station under construction to the left.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Denomination at center and sides; black stamp to the right.
Reverse Text: 10 / BANK OF THE NORTHWEST / (MANCHU SCRIPT) / 10 / 10 / TEN YUAN / (MANCHU SCRIPT) / SUI YUAN / MARCH 1ST 1925 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE TEN YUAN, LOCAL CURRENCY. / 10 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING, PEKING, CHINA
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1925
place made
China: Suiyuan
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 cm x 15.9 cm x.01 cm; 3 17/32 in x 6 1/4 in x in
ID Number
NU.73.175.0385
catalog number
73.175.0385
accession number
310543
serial number
0034586
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
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