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One (1) 5 dollar note
The Chartered Bank of India, Australia, & China, Shanghai, China, 1927
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/S372593 / 伍 / HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE / 伍 / NO. F/S372593 / SHANGHAI, / DIEU ET MON DROIT / 2ND MAY 1927. / 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
Currently not on view
paper (overall material)
overall: 11.9 cm x 19.6 cm x.01 cm; 4 11/16 in x 7 23/32 in x in
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