5 Yuan, Provincial Bank of Honan (Honan Province Seal), Honan, China, 1923

5 Yuan, Provincial Bank of Honan (Honan Province Seal), Honan, China, 1923

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
Provincial Bank of Honan (Honan Province Seal), Honan, China, 1923
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the left, Dragon Pavillon, Kaifeng to the right.
Obverse Text: 伍 / C0239993 / 河南省銀行 / C0239993 / 伍 / 伍 / 伍 / 河南 / 伍圓 / 河南 / 伍 / 伍 / 憑票即付 / 國幣伍圓 / 完糧納稅 / 一律通用 / 伍 / 中華民國十二年財政部印書局印製 / 伍
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the sides and at center; large square red seal with new issuer's name on back.
Reverse Text: 5 / PROVINCIAL BANK OF HONAN / 5 / 5 / 5 / 准由各縣兌現解繳省庫 / PROMISES / TO PAY THE BEARER / FIVE YUAN / ON DEMAND AT ITS / OFFICE HERE FIVE YUAN / LOCAL CURRENCY / 臨時軍用 / 5 / HONAN / 5 / 71.348.940 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEIKING CHINA
General Information: Military overprint
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
伍 / C0239993 / 河南省銀行 / C0239993 / 伍 / 伍 / 伍 / 河南 / 伍圓 / 河南 / 伍 / 伍 / 憑票即付 / 國幣伍圓 / 完糧納稅 / 一律通用 / 伍 / 中華民國十二年財政部印書局印製 / 伍
[[Translation]]
five / C0239993 / Provincial Bank of Hunan / C0239993 / five / five / five / Henan / five yuan / Henan / five / five / Use this (ticket) to pay / Nation currency five yuan / Pay taxes by money or food / Unified / five / Printed by the Printing Bureau of the Ministry of Finance in the twelfth year of the Republic of China / five
[[Reverse Text]]
5 / PROVINCIAL BANK OF HONAN / 5 / 5 / 5 / 准由各縣兌現解繳省庫 / PROMISES / TO PAY THE BEARER / FIVE YUAN / ON DEMAND AT ITS / OFFICE HERE FIVE YUAN / LOCAL CURRENCY / 臨時軍用 / 5 / HONAN / 5 / 71.348.940
[[Translation]]
Allow all counties to exchange the tickets and give money to the province / Temporary use for military
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1923
place made
China: Honan
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.4 cm x 14.9 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/16 in x 5 7/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0940
catalog number
71.348.0940
accession number
298051
serial number
C0239993
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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