5 Yuan, Provincial Bank of Chihli, Tientsin, China, 1926

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 yuan note, overprint

Description (Brief)

Provincial Bank of Chihli, Tientsin (Hsuchow), China, 1926

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Shanhaiguan (Shanhai Pass) of the Great Wall.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: [in four corners] 伍 伍 伍 伍 / 0006887 / 0006887 / 直隸省銀行 / 伍圓 伍圓 / 徐州 徐州 / 中華民國十五年十月印 / 天津 天津 / 財政部印刷局製

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Bank name at top, denomination at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 5 / PROVINCIAL BANK OF CHIHLI / 5 / 5 / 5 / FIVE YUAN / 5 / 5 / tientsin / HSUCHOW / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE FIVE YUAN LOCAL CURRENCY. OCTOBER 1st 1926 / 5 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA.

Description (Brief)

General Information: Hsuchow print over Tientsin print.

[[Obverse Text]]

[[in four corners]] 伍 伍 伍 伍 / 0006887 / 0006887 / 直隸省銀行 / 伍圓 伍圓 / 徐州 徐州 / 中華民國十五年十月印 / 天津 天津 / 財政部印刷局製

[[Reverse Text]]

[[in four corners]] 5 5 5 5 / PROVINCIAL BANK OF GHIHLI / FIVE YUAN 5 5 5 / HSUCHOW TIENTSIN / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE FIVE YUAN LOCAL CURRENCY / OCTOBER 1ST 1926 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA / 71.348.582

Date Made: 1926

Crowdsourcing: Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteersLocation: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Jiangsu, Xuzhou

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0582Catalog Number: 71.348.0582Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: 0006887

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.3 cm x 15.9 cm x .01 cm; 3 9/32 in x 6 1/4 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-92b3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1881890

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