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1 Ch'uan, Printer's Sample, China, n.d.

1 Ch'uan, Printer's Sample, China, n.d.

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 1 ch'uan printer's sample
China, n.d.
Obverse Image: Denomination at center and in corners, border of scenes with people.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Denomination at center and in corners, image of two storks at top, image of two children with a treasure vase in a cart at bottom, border of flowers.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
n.d.
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 23.7 cm x 8.6 cm x.01 cm; 9 11/32 in x 3 3/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.75.3.576
catalog number
75.3.576
accession number
320773
Credit Line
James C. Leigh
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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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