5 Dollars, The Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1920

5 Dollars, The Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1920

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 dollar note, specimen obverse
The Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1920
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at sides, vignette of Confucius at center.
Obverse Text: 樣本 / 伍 / 000000 / 中國通商銀行 / 000000 / 伍 / 伍圓 / SPECIMEN / 伍圓 / SPECIMEN / 上海 / 憑票兌付 / 通用銀圓 / 上海 / 伍 / 中華民國九年一月十五日印 / 伍 / 美國鈔票公司
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
樣本 / 伍 / 000000 / 中國通商銀行 / 000000 / 伍 / 伍圓 / SPECIMEN / 伍圓 / SPECIMEN / 上海 / 憑票兌付 / 通用銀圓 / 上海 / 伍 / 中華民國九年一月十五日印 / 伍 / 美國鈔票公司
[[Translation]]
specimen / five / 000000 / Commercial Bank of China / 000000 / five / five yuan / SPECIMEN / five yuan / SPECIMEN / Shanghai / exchange or pay by tickets / unified use silver dollar / five / printed on January 15th, Nine years of the Republic of China / five / American Banknote Printing Company
[[Reverse Text]]
74.17.531
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1920
place made
China: Shanghai, Shanghai
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.2 cm x 15.1 cm x.01 cm; 3 7/32 in x 5 15/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.531
catalog number
74.17.531
accession number
315247
serial number
0000000
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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