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5 Dollars, The Chartered Bank of India, Australia, & China, Shanghai, China, 1922

5 Dollars, The Chartered Bank of India, Australia, & China, Shanghai, China, 1922

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One (1) 5 dollar note
The Chartered Bank of India, Australia, & China, Shanghai, China, 1922
Obverse Image: Denomination at center, name of issuing authority above, Coat of Arms of United Kingdom (non-Scottish) at top.
Obverse Text: 伍 / 5 / $5 / INCORPORATED BY ROYAL CHARTER 1853 / $5 / NO. F/S303475 / 伍 / HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE / 伍 / NO. F/S303475 / SHANGHAI, / DIEU ET MON DROIT / 1ST SEPTEMBER 1922. / 伍圓 / THE CHARTERED BANK OF INDIA, AUSTRALIA & CHINA / 伍圓 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / FIVE DOLLARS / LOCAL CURRENCY / VALUE RECEIVED. / FIVE / BY ORDER OF THE COURT OF DIRECTORS / ENTD. / ACCOUNTANT. / MANAGER. / 5 / SHANGHAI / 伍 / W.W. SPRAGUE & CO. LTD BANK NOTE ENGRAVERS, LONDON, E.D.
Reverse Image: Name of bank at center, denomination to sides and in corners.
Reverse Text: 5 / FIVE / FIVE / 5 / / THE CHARTERED BANK OF / FIVE / INDIA, AUSTRALIA AND CHINA / 5 / FIVE / FIVE / 5
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1922
Year 11
place made
China: Shanghai
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11.8 cm x 20 cm x.01 cm; 4 21/32 in x 7 7/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.72.173.214
catalog number
72.173.214
accession number
303386
serial number
F/S303475
Credit Line
Marion M. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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