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5 Dollars, Kwangsi Bank, Lungchow, China, 1912

5 Dollars, Kwangsi Bank, Lungchow, China, 1912

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 dollar note
Kwangsi Bank, Lungchow, China, 1912
Obverse Image: Denomination at center, name of issuing authority at top, image of mountains to the left and image of factory with flying flags to the right.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, 16 lines of text at center, denomination in corners.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1912
place made
China: Guangxi, Lungchow
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.9 cm x 14.9 cm x.01 cm; 3 1/2 in x 5 7/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.811
catalog number
74.17.811
accession number
315247
serial number
306940
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Chinese Banknotes
NNC Chinese Bank Notes
Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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