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5 Dollars, Bank of Communications, Yingkow, China, 1912

5 Dollars, Bank of Communications, Yingkow, China, 1912

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 dollar note, specimen
Bank of Communications, Yingkow, China, 1912
Obverse Image: Chinese text throughout, two crossed flags at top, ocean front town and railroad scene at bottom.
Obverse Text: 樣劵 / 交通银行 / 營口 / S.B 1086308 / 伍圆 / 永遠通用银圆 / 中華民國元年 / 不掛失票 / 憑票即付
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center and in each corner.
Reverse Text: 5 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 5 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / FIVE DOLLAR / LOCAL CURRENCY VALUE RECEIVED. BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / SEPTEMBER 1st 1912 / S.B. / 5 / 1086308 / YINGKOW / MANAGERS / 5
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
樣劵 / 交通银行 / 營口 / S.B 1086308 / 伍圆 / 永遠通用银圆 / 中華民國元年 / 不掛失票 / 憑票即付
[[Reverse Text]]
BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / FIVE DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY VALUE RECEIVED. / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / SEPTEMBER 1ST 1912 / S.B / 1086308 / YINGKOW / MANAGERS
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1912
place made
China: Liaoning, Yingkow
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10.3 cm x 16.5 cm x.01 cm; 4 1/16 in x 6 1/2 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.129
accession number
315247
catalog number
74.17.129
serial number
1086308
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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NNC Chinese Bank Notes
Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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