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1 Dollar, The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation, Hong Kong, China, 1935

1 Dollar, The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation, Hong Kong, China, 1935

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One (1) dollar note
The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation, Hong Kong, China, 1935
Obverse Image: Denomination at center, name of bank at top, portrait of Britannia as Athena in arms to the left.
Obverse Text: 壹 / THE HONG KONG & SHANGHAI BANKING CORPORATION / 1 / HONG KONG / 1ST.. JUNE 1935 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND / ONE DOLLAR / LOCAL CURRENCY / AT ITS OFFICE HERE, / VALUE RECEIVED / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / CHIEF MANAGER / CHIEF ACCT. / NO. F499,736 / NO. F499,736 / 1 / HONG KONG / 壹 / BRADBURY, WILKINSON & CO. LD. ENGRAVERS, NEW MALDEN, SURRY, ENGLAND.
Reverse Image: Denomination to the sides and above, image of Ceres at center.
Reverse Text: 1 / 1 /壹圓 / 壹圓 / 1 / ONE DOLLAR / 1 / 港香 / HONGKONG / 港香 / BRADBURY, WILKINSON & CO. LD. ENGRAVERS, NEW MALDEN, SURRY, ENGLAND.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1935
place made
China: Hong Kong
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 cm x 12.6 cm x.01 cm; 3 17/32 in x 4 31/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.96166
catalog number
96166
accession number
263713
serial number
F499,736
Credit Line
Theodore Reed
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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