5 Yuan, Bank of Communications, Shanghai, China, 1935

5 Yuan, Bank of Communications, Shanghai, China, 1935

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
Bank of Communications, Shanghai, China, 1935
Obverse Image: Chinese at top, serial number to the right and left, denomination to the sides and in each corner, junk boat at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, to the sides, and in each corner, new summer palace, Peking, at center.
Reverse Text: 5 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 5 / 5 / C358294Y / FIVE YUAN OF THE NATIONAL CURRENCY OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA / C358294Y / 5 / 1935 / 5 / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1935
place made
China: Shanghai, Shanghai
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.2 cm x 15 cm x.01 cm; 3 7/32 in x 5 29/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.NU60024.001
accession number
222036
serial number
B039936Y
catalog number
NU60024.001
Credit Line
Catherine Bullowa
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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