5 Dollars, The Commercial Bank of China, Hankow, China, 1932

5 Dollars, The Commercial Bank of China, Hankow, China, 1932

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 dollar note
The Commercial Bank of China, Hankow, China, 1932
Obverse Image: Name of bank at center, denomination at center, harbor scene to the left, Confucius standing at right.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at center, denomination below; coat of arms at top.
Reverse Text: 5 / THE COMMERCIAL BANK OF CHINA / 5 / 4 / 4 / CBP091515 / CBP091515 / 5 / CHAIRMAN / MANAGER / 5 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND / 4 / AT ITS OFFICE HERE VALUE RECEIVED / 4 / 5 / FIVE DOLLARS BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS JUNE, 1932 / HANKOW / 5 / WATERLOW & SONS LTD. LONDON
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1932
maker
Waterlow & Sons Limited
place made
China: Hubei, Hankow
United Kingdom: England, London
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.71.348.0725
catalog number
71.348.0725
accession number
298051
serial number
CBP4091515
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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