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20 Cents, Hunan Provincial Bank, Hunan, China, 1938

20 Cents, Hunan Provincial Bank, Hunan, China, 1938

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 cent note
Hunan Provincial Bank, Hunan, China, 1938
Obverse Image: Denomination at bottom left and upper right, image of temple and trees at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSCRIPTION]
Reverse Image: Denomination at center.
Reverse Text: HUNAN PROVINCIAL BANK / 20 / 20 CENTS / 1938 / 2 / THE COMMERCIAL PRESS, LTD.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1938
place made
China: Hunan
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.2 cm x 9.5 cm x.01 cm; 2 1/16 in x 3 3/4 in x in
ID Number
NU.73.175.0449
catalog number
73.175.0449
accession number
310543
serial number
B250668
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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