5 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1936

5 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1936

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
The Central Bank of China, China, 1936
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the left, denomination at center.
Obverse Text: 伍 / 中央銀行 / 伍 / 伍圓 / 伍 / V672017 U/I / [[stamped signature]] / [[stamped signature]] / V672017 U/I / 伍 / 中華民國二十五年印 / 德納羅印鈔公司
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at bottom, temple and trees at center.
Reverse Text: V672017UI / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / V672017UI / 5 / FIVE YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / ASST. GENERAL MANAGER / 1936 / GENERAL MANAGER / THOMAS DE LA RUE& COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
伍 / 中央銀行 / 伍 / 伍圓 / 伍 / V672017 U/I / [[stamped signature]] / [[stamped signature]] / V672017 U/I / 伍 / 中華民國二十五年印 / 德納羅印鈔公司
[[Reverse Text]]
V672017 U/I / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / V672017 U/I / 5 / ASST. GENERAL MANAGER / FIVE YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / GENERAL MANAGER / 1936 / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED. LONDON / 71.348.176
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1936
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.7 cm x 15.6 cm x.01 cm; 3 1/32 in x 6 5/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0176
accession number
298051
serial number
V672017UI
catalog number
71.348.0176
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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