1000 Wen, Pongpu Currency Note, China, 1927

1000 Wen, Pongpu Currency Note, China, 1927

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 1000 wen note
Pongpu Currency Note, China, 1927
Obverse Image: Denomination at center, vignette of building to the left and sailing steam ship to the right, name of issuing authority at top.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Denomination to the sides, image of houses and road at center.
Reverse Text: 1 / 1 / PONGPU CURRENCY NOTE / 1 / 1 / THIS NOTE IS ONLY ALLOWED TO BE CURRENT IN MARKET & GOODS FOR BUYING / 1 / 1
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1927
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.7 cm x 14.3 cm x.01 cm; 3 1/32 in x 5 5/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.1085
accession number
298051
serial number
64309
catalog number
71.348.1085
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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