5 Yuan, Bank of China, Tientsin, China, 1931

5 Yuan, Bank of China, Tientsin, China, 1931

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
Bank of China, Tientsin, China, 1931
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, Temple of Heaven, Peking to the left, mountains to the right.
Obverse Text: 伍 / U614094 / 中國銀行 / U614094 / 伍 / 天津 / 伍圓 / 天津 / 伍 / [[signature]]MANAGER / 伍圎國幣即付票 / [[signature]]GENERAL MANAGER / 伍 / 中華民國二十年印 / 德納羅印鈔公司 / 天津 / 伍圎
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination below, Bank of China building, Shanghai, at center.
Reverse Text: BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / FIVE YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / 5 / U614094 / TIENTSIN / JANUARY 1931 / U614094 / THOMAS DE LA RUE& COY, LTD. LONDON.
Description
[[Observe Text]]
伍 / U614094 / 中國銀行 / U614094 / 伍 / 天津 / 伍圓 / 天津 / 伍 / [[signature]]MANAGER / 伍圎國幣即付票 / [[signature]]GENERAL MANAGER / 伍 / 中華民國二十年印 / 德納羅印鈔公司 / 天津 / 伍圎
[[Obverse Image]]
Image of plain with a mountain in the background. Image of the Temple of Heaven.
[[Reverse text]]
BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER / ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 5 / FIVE YUAN / NATIONAL CURRENCY / U614094 / TIENTSIN / U614094 / JANUARY 1931 / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COY.LTD.LONDON / 66.27567
[[Reverse Image]]
Image of a building.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1931
place made
China: Tianjin, Tientsin
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.2 cm x 16.5 cm x.01 cm; 3 7/32 in x 6 1/2 in x in
ID Number
NU.66.27567
catalog number
66.27567
accession number
269132
serial number
614094
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. Mortimer L. Neinken
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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