5 Dollars, Kirin Yung Heng Provincial Bank, Kirin, China,1918

5 Dollars, Kirin Yung Heng Provincial Bank, Kirin, China,1918

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One (1) 5 dollar note
Kirin Yung Heng Provincial Bank, Kirin, China, 1918
Obverse Image: Chinese text at top, denomination to the right and left, vignette of village with pagoda at top at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of the bank at the top, denomination at center.
Reverse Text: $5 / THE YUNG HENG PROVINCIAL BANK OF KIRIN / FIVE DOLLARS IN SUBSIDIARY COINS / THE FACE VALUE OF THIS NOTE CAN BE ACCEPTED IN EXCHANGE FOR BANKS DEMAND DRAFT AND ALSO UTILIZED AS CASH IN PAYMENT OF TAXES OR DUTIES / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA / $5
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1918
place made
China: Kirin
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.4 cm x 14.3 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/16 in x 5 5/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.063
catalog number
74.17.063
accession number
315247
serial number
A0062578
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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