20 Coppers, Kong Tai Bank Money Exchange, China, 1918

20 Coppers, Kong Tai Bank Money Exchange, China, 1918

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One (1) 20 copper note
Kong Tai Bank Money Exchange, China, 1918
Obverse Image: Two lions at top approaching center, vignette of a building to the left and to the right, denomination at center and in each corner.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the sides, image of a man at center.
Reverse Text: 08692 / 08692 / KONG TAI BANK MONEY EXCHANGE / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE IN SHANGHAI / 20 / 20 / TWENTY COPPERS / 10TH JUNE 1918 NO. 178. KWANGSE ROAD. SHANGHAI.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1918
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10.5 cm x 15.8 cm x.01 cm; 4 1/8 in x 6 7/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.834
catalog number
74.17.834
accession number
315247
serial number
08692
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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