Our museum is temporarily closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID-19. Read a message from our director, and check our website and social media for updates.

1 Dollar, Zih Zung Tuck Kee Bank, Ltd. Weihaiwei, Shantung, China, 1907

1 Dollar, Zih Zung Tuck Kee Bank, Ltd. Weihaiwei, Shantung, China, 1907

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar note
Zih Zung Tuck Kee Bank, Ltd. Weihaiwei, Shantung, China, 1907
Obverse Image: Denomination at center columns of text to the sides.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Denomination at center, two dragons approaching pearl of great wisdom at center.
Reverse Text: 1 / ZIH ZUNG TUCK KEE BANK. LIMITED / WEIHAI / 1 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND ONE DOLLAR LOCAL CURRENCY AT ITS OFFICE HERE VALUE RECEIVED / WEIHAI ST JUNE 1907 / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / 1 / ACCT. / MANAGER / 1
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1907
place made
China: Shandong, Weihaiwei
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.1 cm x 12.7 cm x.01 cm; 3 3/16 in x 5 in x in
ID Number
NU.75.3.228
catalog number
75.3.228
accession number
320773
serial number
1085
Credit Line
James C. Leigh
See more items in
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Chinese Banknotes
NNC Chinese Bank Notes
Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object