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5 Dollars, Republican China Military Bank, Anhwei, China, 1912

5 Dollars, Republican China Military Bank, Anhwei, China, 1912

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 dollar note
Republican China Military Bank, Anhwei, China, 1912
Obverse Image: Chinese characters at top and bottom,denomination at sides and in each corner, pagoda and village at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top with denomination below, image of a lion holding crossed flags on a globe at center.
Reverse Text: THE REPUBLICAN CHINA MILITARY BANK-NOTE ANEWEI / WE PROMISE TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND ONE DOLLAR LOCAL CURRENCY AT ITS OFFICE HERE VALUE RECEIVED / 5 / MONTH IN THE 1ST YEAR OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA / 5 / BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS / [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1912
place made
China: Anhwei
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10.8 cm x 15 cm x.01 cm; 4 1/4 in x 5 29/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0592
accession number
298051
serial number
11974
catalog number
71.348.0592
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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