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5 Yuan, Bank of China, Tsingtau (Shantung), China, 1918

5 Yuan, Bank of China, Tsingtau (Shantung), China, 1918

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
Bank of China, Tsingtau (Shantung), China, 1918
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the sides, Peking pagoda at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination below.
Reverse Text: 5 / BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEAR ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / NO. 683144 / V / NO. 683144 / 5 / 5 / FIVE YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / 5 / 5 / TSINGTAU / SHANTUNG / TSINGTAU / SEPTEMBER 1918 / 5 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1918
place made
China: Shandong, Tsingtau
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 cm x 17.6 cm x.01 cm; 3 17/32 in x 6 15/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.1287
catalog number
71.348.1287
accession number
298051
serial number
683144
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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