5 Fen, Bank of Communications, Harbin, China, 1914

5 Fen, Bank of Communications, Harbin, China, 1914

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 fen note
Bank of Communications, Harbin, China, 1914
Obverse Image: Chinese text, denomination at center.
Obverse Text: [[text in the 4 corner]] 伍分 / 097098 / 交通銀行 / 097098 / 伍分 / 按照國幣條列第四條國幣計 / 算均以十進每元十分之一稱 / 為角百分之一稱為分千分之 / 一稱為釐公司兌換均照此率 / 中華民國國幣伍分整 / 哈爾濱
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination in each corner.
Reverse Text: 5 FEN / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 5 FEN / 097098 / 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 / HARBIN / 5 FEN
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
[[text in the 4 corner]] 伍分 / 097098 / 交通銀行 / 097098 / 伍分 / 按照國幣條列第四條國幣計 / 算均以十進每元十分之一稱 / 為角百分之一稱為分千分之 / 一稱為釐公司兌換均照此率 / 中華民國國幣伍分整 / 哈爾濱
[[Reverse Text]]
5 FEN / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 097098 / IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE NATIONAL COIN- / AGE 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. / HARBIN / 74.17.155
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1914
place made
China: Heilongjiang, Harbin
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.74.17.155
accession number
315247
catalog number
74.17.155
serial number
097098
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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