5 Dollars, The Bank of Territorial Development, Shanghai, China, 1914

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 dollar note, specimen

Description (Brief)

The Bank of Territorial Development, Shanghai, China, 1914

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: River scene

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 樣本券 SPECIMEN / 伍圆 / 伍圆 / 殖邊銀行兌換卷 / 上海 / $5 / $5 / 上海 / 伍圆 / 中華民國三年/ 伍圆 / 財政部印刷局製

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: $5 / THE BANK OF TERRITORIAL DEVELOPMENT / $5 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER AT ITS OFFICE / HERE FIVE DOLLARS, LOCAL CURRENCY / ACCT. / 伍圆 / MANAGER. / $5 / SHANGHAI / FIVE DOLLARS. / DEC. 1ST., 1914 / $5 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING, PEKING CHINA. / 74.17.246

[[Obverse Text]]

樣本券 SPECIMEN / 伍圆 / 伍圆 / 殖邊銀行兌換卷 / 上海 / $5 / $5 / 上海 / 伍圆 / 中華民國三年/ 伍圆 / 財政部印刷局製

[[Translation]]

Five yuan / five yuan / The Bank of Territorial Development / Shanghai / $5 / $5 / Shanghai / Five yuan / third year of the Republic of China / Five yuan / Printed by Department of Finance

[[Reverse Text]]

$5 / THE BANK OF TERRITORIAL DEVELOPMENT / $5 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER AT ITS OFFICE / HERE FIVE DOLLARS, LOCAL CURRENCY / ACCT. / 伍圆 / MANAGER. / $5 / SHANGHAI / FIVE DOLLARS. / DEC. 1ST., 1914 / $5 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING, PEKING CHINA. / 74.17.246

Date Made: 1914

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

Place Made: China: Shanghai, Shanghai

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_08, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.74.17.246Catalog Number: 74.17.246Accession Number: 315247

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 9.25 cm x 16.7 cm x .01 cm; 3 21/32 in x 6 9/16 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-e6dd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1881941

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