5 Dollars, Bank of China, Mukden/Manchuria, China, 1912

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 dollar note

Description (Brief)

Bank of China, Mukden/Manchuria, China, 1912

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, portrait of Emperor Huang-Ti to the left, gazebo to the right.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 伍 / 伍 / M313691 / 中國銀行兑換券 / M313691 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 奉天 / 伍圓 / 奉天 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 中華民國元年印 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 奉大洋/此券按㷦奉天市[[?]][[?]][[?]]上海規元 / 奉大洋 / 伍 / 伍 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY, NEW YORK.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at sides, waterfront park at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 5 / NO. / NO. / 5 / M313691 / BANK OF CHINA / M313691 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE FIVE DOLLARS LOCAL CURRENCY / 奉大洋 / 奉大洋 / 5 / 5 / FIVE DOLLARS / 1ST JUNE 1912. / 5 / ACCT. / MUKDEN / MANAGER / 5 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK / MANCHURIA / 74.17.588

[[Obverse Text]]

伍 / 伍 / M313691 / 中國銀行兑換券 / M313691 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 奉天 / 伍圓 / 奉天 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 中華民國元年印 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 奉大洋/此券按㷦奉天市[[?]][[?]][[?]]上海規元 / 奉大洋 / 伍 / 伍 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY, NEW YORK.

[[Obverse Image]]

Image of Emperor Huang Di and a pagoda.

[[Reverse Text]]

5 / NO. / NO. / 5 / M313691 / BANK OF CHINA / M313691 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE FIVE DOLLARS LOCAL CURRENCY / 奉大洋 / 奉大洋 / 5 / 5 / FIVE DOLLARS / 1ST JUNE 1912. / 5 / ACCT. / MUKDEN / MANAGER / 5 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK / MANCHURIA / 74.17.588

[[Reverse Image]]

Image of a bridge.

Date Made: 1912

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

Place Made: China: Liaoning, Mukden

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_03, 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.74.17.588Catalog Number: 74.17.588Accession Number: 315247Serial Number: M313691

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.7 cm x 17.5 cm x .01 cm; 3 7/16 in x 6 7/8 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-a986-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1889729

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