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500,000 Dollars, Ming Koo Bank, China, n.d.

500,000 Dollars, Ming Koo Bank, China, n.d.

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 500,000 dollar note
Ming Koo Bank, China, n.d.
Obverse Image: Denomination to the sides, portrait of a man at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Denomination to the left, storeyed pavilion to the right.
Reverse Text: 500000 / 500000 / E64865 / HELL BANK NOTE / 500000 / 500000 / 500000
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
n.d.
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.1 cm x 11.4 cm x.01 cm; 2 13/32 in x 4 1/2 in x in
ID Number
NU.75.14.131
catalog number
75.14.131
accession number
320789
serial number
E64865
Credit Line
Carl H. Jaeschke
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Chinese Banknotes
NNC Chinese Bank Notes
Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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