5 Dollars, The Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1932

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 dollar note

Description (Brief)

The Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1932

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Name of bank at center, denomination at center, harbor scene to the left, Confucius standing at right.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at center, denomination below; coat of arms at top.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 5 / THE COMMERCIAL BANK OF CHINA / 5 / CBO034687 / CBO034687 / 5 / CHAIRMAN / MANAGER / 5 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND / AT ITS OFFICE HERE VALUE RECEIVED / 5 / FIVE DOLLARS BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS JUNE, 1932 / SHANGHAI / 5 / WATERLOW & SONS LTD. LONDON

Date Made: 1932

Maker: Waterlow & Sons Limited

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: ShanghaiUnited Kingdom: England, London

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.74.17.576Catalog Number: 74.17.576Accession Number: 315247Serial Number: CBO034687

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.1 cm x 15.1 cm x .01 cm; 3 3/16 in x 5 15/16 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-f3d7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1889034

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