5 Dollars, The Bank of Territorial Development, China, n.d. (1916)

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 dollar note

Description (Brief)

The Bank of Territorial Development, China, n.d. (1916)

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Pagoda building to the right, denomination to the left.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 伍 / 伍 / A383695 / 殖邊銀行 / A383695 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / [[stamp]]作廢 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 財政部特許發行 / 不掛失票 / 伍 / 伍 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center and in corners.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 5 / BANK OF TERRITORIAL DEVELOPMENT / 5 / NO. A389695 / RIGHTS OF ISSUE GRANTED BY MINISTRY OF FINANCE / NO. A389695 / 5 / FIVE DOLLAR / 5 / 5 / FIVE DOLLARS / 5 / 55555555 / 5 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY

[[Obverse Text]]

伍 / 伍 / A383695 / 殖邊銀行 / A383695 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / [[stamp]]作廢 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 財政部特許發行 / 不掛失票 / 伍 / 伍 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

[[Obverse Image]]

Picture of tower next to pond.

[[Reverse Text]]

5 / BANK OF TERRITORIAL DEVELOPMENT / 5 / NO. A383695 / RIGHT OF ISSUE GRANTED BY MINISTRY OF FINANCE / NO. A383695 / 5 / 5 FIVE / 5 / FIVE DOLLARS / ACCT. / MANAGER / 5 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY / 5 / 74.17.290

Date Made: 1916

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

Place Made: China

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_02, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

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Exhibition Location:

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.74.17.290Catalog Number: 74.17.290Accession Number: 315247Serial Number: A389695

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.95 cm x 17.1 cm x .01 cm; 3 17/32 in x 6 23/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-a486-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1882114

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