5 Yuan, The China Silk and Tea Industrial Bank, China, 1925

5 Yuan, The China Silk and Tea Industrial Bank, China, 1925

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note, specimen
The China Silk and Tea Industrial Bank, China, 1925
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at sides, vignette of tea harvest at center.
Obverse Text: 伍 / 伍 / 0000000 / 0000000 / 中國絲茶銀行 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 樣本 / 馮票即付國幣伍圓 / 中華民國十四年 / 伍 / 伍 / 財政部印刷局製
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at sides, weaver at center.
Reverse Text: 5 / 5 / THE CHINA SILK AND TEA INDUSTRIAL BANK / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE LOCAL CURRENCY VALUE RECEIVED. / 5 / FIVE YUAN / 5 / SPECIMEN / 此票係樣本不能兌現收到樣本 諸君務即出具收據 為荷 財政部印刷局敬致 / AUG 15TH 1925 / 5 / 5 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
伍 / 伍 / 0000000 / 0000000 / 中國絲茶銀行 / 伍圓 / 伍圓 / 樣本 / 馮票即付國幣伍圓 / 中華民國十四年 / 伍 / 伍 / 財政部印刷局製
[[Reverse Text]]
5 / 5 / THE CHINA SILK AND TEA INDUSTRIAL BANK / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE LOCAL CURRENCY VALUE RECEIVED. / 5 / FIVE YUAN / 5 / SPECIMEN / 此票係樣本不能兌現收到樣本 諸君務即出具收據 為荷 財政部印刷局敬致 / AUG 15TH 1925 / 5 / 5 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1925
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.45 cm x 16.2 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/16 in x 6 3/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.508
catalog number
74.17.508
accession number
315247
serial number
0000000
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Chinese Banknotes
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NNC Chinese Bank Notes
Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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