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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: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
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 HONANA / 5 / V / 5 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER FIVE YUAN ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE ONE YUAN LOCAL CURRENCY / 5 / 5 / HONAN / 5 / JULY 15TH 1923 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEIKING CHINA
General Information: Military overprint
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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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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