5 Customs Gold Units, The Central Bank of China, China,1930

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 customs gold unit note

Description (Brief)

The Central Bank of China, China, 1930

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at bottom, portrait of Sun Yat-sen at center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 伍 / 伍 / 中央銀行 / 上海 / 憑票即付 / 闗金伍圓 / 伍 / 伍 / 中華民國十九年印 / 美國鈔票公司

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at bottom, Central Bank of China building in Shanghai at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 5 / NO. QA903656 / 5 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 5 / FIVE CUSTOMS GOLD UNITS / NO QA903656 / 5 / GENERAL MANAGER / ASST. GENERAL MANAGER / 5 / SHANGHAI, 1930 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

[[Obverse Text]]

伍 / 伍 / 中央銀行 / 上海 / 憑票即付 / 闗金伍圓 / 伍 / 伍 / 中華民國十九年印 / 美國鈔票公司

[[Translation]]

five / five / The Central Bank of China / Shanghai / Use this (ticket) to pay / Guanjin five yuan / five / five / Printed in Nineteen years of the Republic of China / American Bank Note Company

[[Reverse Text]]

5 / NO. QA903656 / 5 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY / THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 5 / FIVE CUSTOMS GOLD UNITS / NO. QA903656 / GENERAL MANAGER / ASST.GENERAL MANAGER / 5 / SHANGHAI,1930 / 5 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY. / 1850=9250 / 71.348.354

Date Made: 1930

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

Place Made: China

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0354Catalog Number: 71.348.0354Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: QA903656

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 16.9 cm x 7.9 cm x .01 cm; 6 21/32 in x 3 1/8 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-f1f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1896787

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