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5 Yuan, Kien Ngou Electirc Power Co. Ltd., Fukien, China, 1931

5 Yuan, Kien Ngou Electirc Power Co. Ltd., Fukien, China, 1931

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
Kien Ngou Electric Power Co. Ltd., Fukien, China, 1931
Obverse Image: Chinese text at top, denomination to the sides and in each corner; vignette of power plant and car at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, serial number at sides, denomination at sides and in each corner, image of steam ship, car, airplane, and train at center.
Reverse Text: 5 / NO. 005938 / 5 / NO. 005938 / 5 / 5 / KIEN NGOU ELETRIC POWER CO., LTD. / 5 / 5 FIVE YUAN 5 / 5 / 5 / 5
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1931
place made
China: Fuhkien
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.5 cm x 15.5 cm x.01 cm; 3 11/32 in x 6 3/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.75.3.025
catalog number
75.3.025
accession number
320773
serial number
005938
Credit Line
James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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