5 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1941

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 yuan note

Description (Brief)

The Central Bank of China, China, 1941

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the right, portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the left.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 伍 / B/L231609V / 中央銀行 / B/L231609V / 伍 / 伍圓 / 中央銀行總裁 / 中央銀行副總裁 / 伍 / 中華民國三十年 / 伍 / 英國華德路公司製

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 5 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 5 / 5 / FIVE / ASST. GEN. MANAGER. / FIVE YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / GENERAL MANAGER. / 5 / BL231609V / 1941 / BL231609V / WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED, LONDON.

[[Obverse Text]]

伍 / B/L231609V / 中央銀行 / B/L231609V / 伍 / 伍圓 / 中央銀行總裁 / 中央銀行副總裁 / 伍 / 中華民國三十年 / 伍 / 英國華德路公司製

[[Translation]]

five / B/L231609V / the Central Bank of China / B/L231609V / five / five yuan / President of the Central Bank / Vice President of the Central Bank / five / the thirtieth year of the Republic of China / five / Printed by the Waterlow & Sons Limited Company, London

[[Reverse Text]]

5 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 5 / 5 / FIVE / FIVE YUAN / NATIONAL CURRENCY / JUNYAO LI / GENERAL MANAGER. / YIMIN TIAN / ASST.GEN.MANAGER. / B/L231609V / B/L231609V / 5 / 1941 / 5 / 71.348.111

Date Made: 1941

Maker: Waterlow & Sons Limited

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

Place Made: ChinaUnited Kingdom: England, London

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Exhibition Location:

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0111Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: BL231609VCatalog Number: 71.348.0111

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7.25 cm x 14.2 cm x .01 cm; 2 27/32 in x 5 19/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-d799-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1894167

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