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

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

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Description (Brief)
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: 伍圓 / 伍圓 / A0306060 / 吉林永衡官銀錢號 / A0306060 / 中華民國七年 / 通用小洋 / 每圓拾角 / 伍圓 / [image] / 伍圓 / [signature stamp] / [signature Stamp] 滙兑流通 / 完納賦税 / 吉林 / 城 / 伍圓 / 伍圓
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
General Information: A piece of paper has been attached to the reverse and obscures much of the text.
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
伍圓 / 伍圓 / A0306060 / 吉林永衡官銀錢號 / A0306060 / 中華民國七年 / 通用小洋 / 每圓拾角 / 伍圓 / [[Image]] / 伍圓 / [[Signature Stamp]] / [[Signature Stamp]] 滙兑流通 / 完納賦税 / 吉林 / 城 / 伍圓 / 伍圓
[[Reverse Text]]
[[Most words are covered up by a Japanese newsprint]]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1918
place made
China: Kirin
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.2 cm x 14.2 cm x.01 cm; 3 7/32 in x 5 19/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.064
catalog number
74.17.064
accession number
315247
serial number
A0306060
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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