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5 Yuan, National Commercial Bank Ltd., Shanghai, China, 1923

5 Yuan, National Commercial Bank Ltd., Shanghai, China, 1923

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
National Commercial Bank Ltd., Shanghai, China, 1923
Obverse Image: Chinese text at the top and bottom, denomination to the left and right, portrait at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Bank name at top, rooster to the right, denomination to the left.
Reverse Image: 5 / THE NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANK LTD. / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / AUTHORIZED BY THE GOVERNMENT / JULY 4, 1907 / 5 / FIVE / 5 / FIVE YUAN / OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA / SHANGHAI / MANAGER / CHAIRMAN / OCTOBER 1st 1923 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY / 5
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1923
place made
China: Shanghai, Shanghai
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 cm x 15.55 cm x.01 cm; 3 17/32 in x 6 1/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.017
catalog number
74.17.017
accession number
315247
serial number
00270
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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