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5 Yuan, Bank of Communications, Shantung, China, 1914

5 Yuan, Bank of Communications, Shantung, China, 1914

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
Bank of Communications, Shantung, China, 1914
Obverse Image: Chinese text, denomination to the right and left, steam passenger train at center.
Obverse Text: 伍 / 交通銀行 / 伍 / S043941V / 中華民國三年印 / S043941V / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 山東 / 伍 / 㝎核部政才/伍 / 山東 / 伍 / 憑票即付中華民國國幣伍圓正 / 伍 / 71.348.1236 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY NEW YORK
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination in each corner and to the sides, post office at center.
Reverse Text: 5 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 5 / NO. S043941V / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / NO. S043941V / 5 / 5 / FIVE YUAN OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA. / 5 / SHANTUNG / 5 / OCTOBER 1st 1914 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY, NEW YORK / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
伍 / 交通銀行 / 伍 / S043941V / 中華民國三年印 / S043941V / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 山東 / 伍 / 㝎核部政才/伍 / 山東 / 伍 / 憑票即付中華民國國幣伍圓正 / 伍 / 71.348.1236 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY NEW YORK
[[Transliteration]]
WU / XING / YIN / TONG / JIAO / WU / YIN / NIAN / SAN / GUO / MIN / HUA / ZHONG / WU / YUAN / WU / YUAN / WU / YUAN / WU / YUAN / DONG / CHU / WU / DING / HE / BU / ZHENG / CAI / WU / DONG / CHU / WU / ZHENG / WU / GUO / MIN / ZHONG / YIN / PING / YUAN / BI / GUO / HUA / FU / PIAO / WU
[[Reverse Text]]
5 / BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS / 5 / NO S043941V / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / NO S043941V / 5 / 5 / FIVE YUAN OF THE NATIONAL COINAGE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA / 5 / BUCENG / SHANTUNG / JS. WONG / 5 / OCTOBER 1ST 1914 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1914
place made
China: Shantung
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.3 cm x 15.5 cm x.01 cm; 3 9/32 in x 6 3/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.1236
catalog number
71.348.1236
accession number
298051
serial number
S043941V
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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