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5 Customs Gold Unit, Central Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1930

5 Customs Gold Unit, Central Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1930

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 customs gold unit note
Central Bank of China, Shanghai, China, 1930
Obverse Image: Denomination at bottom, name of bank above, date below, portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen at top.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Denomination at bottom, image of the Central Bank of China building in Shanghai at center.
Reverse Text: 5 / NO. / 5 / GB729843 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / 5 / FIVE CUSTOMS GOLD UNITS / NO / GB729843 / 5 / GENERAL MANAGER / ASST. GENERAL MANAGER / 5 / SHANGHAI, 1930 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1930
place made
China: Shanghai
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 16.8 cm x 7.9 cm x.01 cm; 6 5/8 in x 3 1/8 in x in
ID Number
1990.0555.142
catalog number
90.555.142
accession number
1990.0555
serial number
GB729843
Credit Line
Eleanora D. and William F. Huf
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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