5 Yuan, Bank of China, Anhwei, China, 1918

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 yuan note

Description (Brief)

Bank of China, Anhwei, China, 1918

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the sides, Peking pagoda at center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 伍 / 567862 / 中國銀行 / 567862 / 伍 / 伍 / 安徽 / 伍 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 安徽 / 安徽 / 憑票即付 / 國幣伍圓 / 伍 / 中華民國七年印 / 伍 / 美國鈔票公司

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination below.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 5 / BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEAR ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 5 / V / 5 / FIVE YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / 5 / 5 / 567862 / ANHWEI / SEPTEMBER 1918 / 567862 / 5 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY

[[Obverse Text]]

伍 / 567862 / 中國銀行 / 567862 / 伍 / 伍 / 安徽 / 伍 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 安徽 / 安徽 / 憑票即付 / 國幣伍圓 / 伍 / 中華民國七年印 / 伍 / 美國鈔票公司

[[Translation]]

five / 567862 / Bank of China / 567862 / five / five / Anhui / five / five yuan / five yuan / Anhui / Anhui / Use this (ticket) to pay / national money five yuan / five / Printed in seven years of the Republic of China / five / American Bank Note Company

[[Reverse Text]]

5 / BANK OF CHINA / 5 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 5 / FIVE YUAN / 5 / NATION CURRENCY. / ANHWEI / 567862 / 567862 / SEPTEMBER 1918. / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY / 71.348.737

Date Made: 1918

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

Place Made: China: Anhwei

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

Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0737Catalog Number: 71.348.0737Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: 567862

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.8 cm x 17.5 cm x .01 cm; 3 15/32 in x 6 7/8 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-ea5f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1889892

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