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5 Cents, T'ung Chi Savings Bank, Heiho, Heilungkiang, China, 1917

5 Cents, T'ung Chi Savings Bank, Heiho, Heilungkiang, China, 1917

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 cent note
T'ung Chi Savings Bank, Heiho, Heilungkiang, China, 1917
Obverse Image: Denomination at center, in corners, and very faintly to sides, name of issuing authority above.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Columns of text at center in foliage border, very faint, difficult to read.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1917
place made
China: Heilongjiang, Heiho
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 cm x 8 cm x.01 cm; 1 31/32 in x 3 5/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.75.3.415
catalog number
75.3.415
accession number
320773
serial number
46658
Credit Line
James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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