A Sycee Check from Shanghai Foreign
- The shown paper is a check issued by the Compradore, Electricity
Department of Shanghai Municipal Council (within the territory of Foreign
Concession) as a payment of 167.75 taels of silver to KATOH
August 9, 1929, and paid by the SUMITOMO BANK, LIMITED, in Shanghai.
- The payment was made by and between two foreign parties, stationed in
Shanghai in 1929. Selected payment method - silver - indicates that
sycee currency was still widely circulated in China at that time.
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