imitation currency

Chinese paper money from the funeral of Gen Wu P'ei F'u, 1907. There are 17 round discs of light brown paper with holes at the centre of each.
Two accompanying labels. The first reads: 'Chinese cash, as supplied by relatives to the dead in China to pay their way in the next world'.The second reads: 'Paper Money. Picked in street at funeral of Gen. Wu P'ei F'u and another. Peiping. D.I. Livesey'.

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