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5 Yuan, Hsing Ye Bank, Chaoyangfu, China, 1923

5 Yuan, Hsing Ye Bank, Chaoyangfu, China, 1923

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
Hsing Ye Bank, Chaoyangfu, China, 1923
Obverse Image: Denomination at sides, image of Great Wall at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Denominaiton at center and at sides.
Reverse Text: 5 / 5 / HSING YEH BANK OF JEHOL / 5 / 伍圓 / 5 / 5 / CHAOYANGFU / JUNE 1ST 1923 / 5 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER AT ITS OFFICE HERE FIVE YUAN LOCAL CURRENCY. / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING PEKING CHINA.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1923
place made
China: Liaoning, Chaoyang
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.7 cm x 13.85 cm x.01 cm; 3 1/32 in x 5 7/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.73.175.0585
catalog number
73.175.0585
accession number
310543
serial number
0198906
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
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