5 Yuan, China & South Sea Bank, China, 1921

5 Yuan, China & South Sea Bank, China, 1921

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note, specimen obverse
China & South Sea Bank, China, 1921
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at right, Sundial at left.
Obverse Text: 伍 / 000000 / 000000 / 伍 / 伍 / 中南銀行 / 伍 / 中華民國十年印 / 伍圓 / 樣本 SPECIMEN / 樣本 SPECIMEN / 伍 / 政府特許發行 / 伍 / 憑票即付 / 中華民國國幣伍圓正 / 伍 / MANAGING DIRECTOR / COUNTERSIGNED / 伍 / 美國鈔票公司
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: 74.17.645
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
伍 / 000000 / 000000 / 伍 / 伍 / 中南銀行 / 伍 / 中華民國十年印 / 伍圓 / 樣本 SPECIMEN / 樣本 SPECIMEN / 伍 / 政府特許發行 / 伍 / 憑票即付 / 中華民國國幣伍圓正 / 伍 / MANAGING DIRECTOR / COUNTERSIGNED / 伍 / 美國鈔票公司
[[Translation]]
five / 000000 / 000000 / five / five / The China & South Sea Bank / five / Printed in the tenth year of the Republic of China / five yuan / SPECIMEN / SPECIMEN / five / Government franchise / five / Use this ticket to pay / The Republic of China national currency five yuan / five / five / American Bank Note Company
[[Reverse Text]]
74.17.645
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1921
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.55 cm x 17.5 cm x.01 cm; 3 3/8 in x 6 7/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.645
accession number
315247
catalog number
74.17.645
serial number
000000
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Chinese Banknotes
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NNC Chinese Bank Notes
Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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