20 Coppers, The May Tai Bank, Shanghai, China, 1918

20 Coppers, The May Tai Bank, Shanghai, China, 1918

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 coppers note
The May Tai Bank, Shanghai, China, 1918
Obverse Image: Denomination to the sides, central vingette with pagoda and village, two dragons at top approaching to meet at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Denomination at bottom, name of bank at top, central vingette with pagoda and village.
Reverse Text: 20 / 20 / NO 6208 / THE EXCHANGE NOTE OF THE MAY TAI BANK / NO 6208 / TWENTY COPPERS / 20 / SHANGHAI / 20
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1918
place made
China: Shanghai
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9.2 cm x 14.4 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/8 in x 5 21/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.75.3.285
catalog number
75.3.285
accession number
320773
serial number
6208
Credit Line
James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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