5 Yuan, China, 1919

5 Yuan, China, 1919

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
China, 1919
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at sides, house at the end of a road at center.
Obverse Text: 5 / 哈爾濱總商會臨時存票 / 236195 / 伍圓 / 此票照第二條兌換𦍑帖 / 哈濱永遠石印局印
Reverse Image: Eleven columns of text.
Reverse Text: 伍 / 哈爾濱總商會發行臨時存票條例 / 第一條 現因哈市零幣缺乏不便找 / 付特由本總會公議決定發行此 / 項臨時存票五種即五角一 / 元三元五元十元者為限 / 第二條 此項臨時存票須滿足𦍑帖 / 二百五十元或一千元始能執換 / 第三條 油爛塗抹難辨真假者不能 / 執換 / 第四條 如有變造假者送官究辦 / 中華民國八年五月 / 日
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
5 / 哈爾濱總商會臨時存票 / 236195 / 伍圓 / 此票照第二條兌換𦍑帖 / 哈濱永遠石印局印
[[Reverse Text]]
伍 / 哈爾濱總商會發行臨時存票條例 / 第一條 現因哈市零幣缺乏不便找 / 付特由本總會公議決定發行此 / 項臨時存票五種即五角一 / 元三元五元十元者為限 / 第二條 此項臨時存票須滿足𦍑帖 / 二百五十元或一千元始能執換 / 第三條 油爛塗抹難辨真假者不能 / 執換 / 第四條 如有變造假者送官究辦 / 中華民國八年五月 / 日
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1919
place made
China: Shanghai
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 cm x 13.6 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/32 in x 5 11/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.73.175.0211
catalog number
73.175.0211
accession number
310543
serial number
236195
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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