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5 Fen, Bank of Communications, China, 1914

5 Fen, Bank of Communications, China, 1914

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 fen note, specimen
Bank of Communications, China, 1914
Obverse Image: Chinese text, denomination at center.
Obverse Text: 伍分 / 交通銀行 / 000000 / 樣本 / 000000 / 按照國幣條例第四條國幣計 / 算均以十進每圓十分之一稱 / 為角百分之一稱為分千之 / 一稱為釐公私兑換均照此率 / 中華民國國幣伍分整 / 財政部印刷局製印
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination in each corner.
Reverse Text: 5 FEN / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 5 FEN / 000000 / IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE NATIONAL COINAGE LAW ARTICLE 4, THE NATIONAL COINAGE SHALL BE BASED ON THE DECIMAL SYSTEM (ONE-TENTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED THE "CHOH" ONE HUNDREDTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED A "FEN" ONE-THOUSANDTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED A "LI".) ALL EXCHANGES PUBLIC AND PRIVATE MUST BE BASED ON THIS. / FIVE FEN / 5 FEN / 5 FEN
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
伍分 / 交通銀行 / 000000 / 樣本 / 000000 / 按照國幣條例第四條國幣計 / 算均以十進每圓十分之一稱 / 為角百分之一稱為分千之 / 一稱為釐公私兑換均照此率 / 中華民國國幣伍分整 / 財政部印刷局製印
[[Reverse Text]]
5 FEN / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 000000 / IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE NATIONAL COINAGE LAW ARTICLE 4. THE NATIONAL COINAGE SHALL BE BASED ON THE DECIMAL SYSTEM (ONE TENTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED THE "CHOH" ONE HUNDREDTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED A "FEN" ONE-THOUSANDTH OF A YUAN SHALL BE CALLED A "L.I.") ALL EXCHANGES PUBLIC AND PRIVATE MUST BE BASED ON THIS.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1914
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.8 cm x 11.1 cm x.01 cm; 2 9/32 in x 4 3/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.149
accession number
315247
catalog number
74.17.149
serial number
000000
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Chinese Banknotes
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NNC Chinese Bank Notes
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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