5 Yuan, Provincial Bank of Honan (Honan Province Seal), Honan, China, 1923

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 yuan note

Description (Brief)

Provincial Bank of Honan (Honan Province Seal), Honan, China, 1923

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the left, Dragon Pavillon, Kaifeng to the right.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 伍 / C0156834 / 河南省銀行 / C0156834 / 伍 / 伍 / 伍 / 河南 / 伍圓 / 河南 / 伍 / 伍 / 憑票即付 / 國幣伍圓 / 完糧納稅 / 一律通用 / 伍 / 中華民國十二年財政部印書局印製 / 伍

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the sides and at center; large square red seal with new issuer's name on back.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 5 / PROVINCIAL BANK OF HONAN / 5 / 5 / 5 / 准由各縣兌現解繳省庫 / PROMISES / TO PAY THEBEARER / FIVE YUAN / ON DEMAND AT ITS / OFFICE HERE FIVE YUAN / LOCAL CURRENCY / 臨時軍用 / 5 / HONAN / 5 / 71.348.939

Description (Brief)

General Information: Military overprint

[[Obverse Text]]

伍 / C0156834 / 河南省銀行 / C0156834 / 伍 / 伍 / 伍 / 河南 / 伍圓 / 河南 / 伍 / 伍 / 憑票即付 / 國幣伍圓 / 完糧納稅 / 一律通用 / 伍 / 中華民國十二年財政部印書局印製 / 伍

[[Translation]]

five / C0156834 / Provincial Bank of Hunan / C0156834 / five / five / five / Henan / five yuan / Henan / five / five / Use this (ticket) to pay / Nation currency five yuan / Pay taxes by money or food / Unified / five / Printed by the Printing Bureau of the Ministry of Finance in the twelfth year of the Republic of China / five

[[Reverse Text]]

5 / PROVINCIAL BANK OF HONAN / 5 / 5 / 5 / 准由各縣兌現解繳省庫 / PROMISES / TO PAY THEBEARER / FIVE YUAN / ON DEMAND AT ITS / OFFICE HERE FIVE YUAN / LOCAL CURRENCY / 臨時軍用 / 5 / HONAN / 5 / 71.348.939

[[Translation]]

Allow all counties to exchange the tickets and give money to the province / Temporary use for military

Date Made: 1923

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

Place Made: China: Honan

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0939Catalog Number: 71.348.0939Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: C0156834

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.3 cm x 14.9 cm x .01 cm; 3 9/32 in x 5 7/8 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-e8e3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1898966

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