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1 Dollar, The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation, Hong Kong, China, 1875

1 Dollar, The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation, Hong Kong, China, 1875

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One (1) dollar note
The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation, Hong Kong, China, 1875
Obverse Image: Denomination at center and to sides, Coat of Arms at top.
Obverse Text:$1 / $1 / NO. 511344 / NO. 511344 / HONG KONG / 壹圓 / THE HONG KONG & SHANGHAI BANKING CORPORATION, PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE ONE DOLLAR OR THE EQUIVALENT IN THE CURRENCY OF THE ISLAND VALUE RECEIVED / $1 / 壹 / $1 / 壹圓 / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS. / ACCT. / CHIEF MANAGER. / 港香 / HONGKONG / 港香 / ENGRAVED ON STEEL BY ASHBY & CO. LONDON
Reverse Image: Denomination at sides, Coat of Arms at center.
Reverse Text: 1 / THE HONG KONG / & SHANGHAI / 1 / ONE / ONE / 1 / BANKING / CORPORATION / 1
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1875
place made
China: Hong Kong
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 cm x 19 cm x.01 cm; 4 23/32 in x 7 15/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.NU60024.011
catalog number
NU60024.011
accession number
222036
serial number
511344
Credit Line
Catherine Bullowa
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Chinese Banknotes
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Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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