5 Yuan, Land Bank of China, China, 1931

5 Yuan, Land Bank of China, China, 1931

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
Land Bank of China, China, 1931
Obverse Image: Chinese characters at top, denomination to the sides, cliffs to the left and a temple at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of issuing authority at top, denomination to the sides and at center; shoreline to the left.
Reverse Text: LAND BANK OF CHINA, LTD. / 5 / 5 / A589650E / A589650E / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 5 / 5 / FIVE YUAN / 5 / OF THE NATIONAL CURRENCY OF THE REPULIC OF CHINA / 5 / FIVE YUAN / 1 / GENERAL MANAGER / JUNE 1ST 1931 / MANAGER, HEAD OFFICE / SHANGHAI / WATERLOW & SONS LTD., LONDON
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1931
maker
Waterlow & Sons Limited
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.9 cm x 16.8 cm x.01 cm; 3 1/2 in x 6 5/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.395
accession number
315247
catalog number
74.17.395
serial number
A589650E
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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