5 Yuan, Bank of Communications, Shantung, China, 1927

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 yuan note

Description (Brief)

Bank of Communications, Shantung, China, 1927

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Chinese at top, serial number to the right and left, denomination to the sides and in each corner, steam train at the center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, to the sides, and in each corner.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 5 YUAN / SHANTUNG / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 5 YUAN / SHANTUNG / NO. B931794L / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / NO. B931794L / 5 / 5 / 5 YUAN / 5 / 5 / TSINGTAU / 5 / FIVE YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / TSINGTAU / 5 / 5 YUAN / SHANTUNG / NOVEMBER 1st 1927 / 5 YUAN / SHANTUNG / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

Date Made: 1927

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Shantung

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC Chinese Bank Notes, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_09

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Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.1257Catalog Number: 71.348.1257Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: B931794L

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.3 cm x 15.7 cm x .01 cm; 3 9/32 in x 6 3/16 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-f2e2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1881673

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