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10 Yuan, Hsing Ye Bank of Jehol, Chaoyangfu, China, 1923

10 Yuan, Hsing Ye Bank of Jehol, Chaoyangfu, China, 1923

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One (1) 10 yuan note
Hsing Ye Bank of Jehol, Chaoyangfu, China, 1923
Obverse Image: Denomination at sides, image of Great Wall at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Denominaiton at center and at sides.
Reverse Text: 10 / 10 / HSING YEH BANK OF JEHOL / 10 / 拾圓 / 10 / 10 / CHAOYANGFU / JUNE 1ST 1923 / 10 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER AT ITS OFFICE HERE TEN YUAN LOCAL CURRENCY. / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1923
place made
China: Liaoning, Chaoyang
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.15 cm x 14.5 cm x.01 cm; 3 7/32 in x 5 23/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.73.175.0608
catalog number
73.175.0608
accession number
310543
serial number
0061585
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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