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100 dollars: CM.1106-2009

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Issuer: Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2009-10-12) by Museum collection boxes


2005-01-01 CE - 2009-10-12 CE

Components of the work

Object composed of paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of crowned lion half right at left

  • Text: The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited / Promises to pay the bearer on demand at its office here / ONE HUNDRED / HONG KONG DOLLARS / By order of the Board of Directors
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: View of Hong Kong Harbour Bridge with view of harbour in background

  • Text: The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1106-2009
Primary reference Number: 176378
Serial: HE538594
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 30 January 2013 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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