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1 Dollar, The Russo-Chinese Bank, Peking, China, ca 1903

1 Dollar, The Russo-Chinese Bank, Peking, China, ca 1903

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar note, specimen
The Russo-Chinese Bank, Peking, China, ca 1903
Obverse Image: Denomination at center, name of issuing authority at top in English and Chines; obverse has been written on with ink.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION] / 1 / 1 / NO. D000000 / $1 / NO. D000000 / PEKING / RUSSO-CHINESE BANK PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT THE BRANCH OF THE BANK AT PEKING / ONE DOLLAR. / LOCAL CURRENCY / VALUE RECEIVED / RUSSO-CHINESE BANK / CONTROLLER / 1 / PEKING / 1 / NISSEN & ARNOLD. LONDON.
Reverse Image: Denomination at center, name of issuing authority at top in Russian and Chinese; reverse has been written on with ink.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
ca 1903
place made
China: Beijing Shi, Beijing
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 cm x 15 cm x.01 cm; 3 15/16 in x 5 29/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.72.173.198
catalog number
72.173.198
accession number
303386
serial number
D000000
Credit Line
Marion M. Leigh
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Chinese Banknotes
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Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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