5 Dollars, Bank of Communications, Changchun, China, 1913

5 Dollars, Bank of Communications, Changchun, China, 1913

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 dollar note, specimen
Bank of Communications, Changchun, China, 1913
Obverse Image: Chinese at top and bottom, denomination to the right and in right corners, a steam passenger train on the right.
Obverse Text: 交通銀行 / 中華民國二年印 / C596079 / 小洋 / 伍圓 / 長春 / 通用銀圓 / 憑票即付 / 每圓付小洋拾角 / 照市價折兌大洋 / AMERICAN BANKNOTE COMPANY, NEW YORK / 樣本券 / SPECIMEN / 南處備查
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the right and left and in each corner, steam passenger train at center.
Reverse Text: 5 / C596079 / 5 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 5 / C596079 / 5 / 5 / JULY 1st 1913 / 5 / FIVE DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY PAYABLE TO BEARER / 5 / CHANGCHUN / 5 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK. / N.B. PAYABLE IN SUBSIDIARY (SILVER) COINS AT PAR I.E. TEN 10-CENT COINS TO THE DOLLAR / 樣本券 / SPECIMEN / 南處備查
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
交通銀行 / 中華民國二年印 / C596079 / 小洋 / 伍圓 / 長春 / 通用銀圓 / 憑票即付 / 每圓付小洋拾角 / 照市價折兌大洋 / AMERICAN BANKNOTE COMPANY, NEW YORK / 樣本券 / SPECIMEN / 南處備查
[[Reverse Text]]
BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / JULY 1ST 1913 / C596079 / FIVE DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY PAYABLE TO BEARER / CHANGCHUN / AMERICAN BANKNOTE COMPANY NEW YORK / N.B. PAYABLE IN SUBSIDIARY (SILVER) COIN AT PAR I.E. TEN 10-CENT COINS TO THE DOLLAR / 74.17.138 / 樣本券 / SPECIMEN / 南處備查
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1913
place made
China: Jilin, Changchun
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.4 cm x 14 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/16 in x 5 1/2 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.138
accession number
315247
catalog number
74.17.138
serial number
C596079
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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