5 Dollars, Provincial Bank of Kwang Tung Province, Canton, China, 1918

5 Dollars, Provincial Bank of Kwang Tung Province, Canton, China, 1918

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One (1) 5 dollar note
Provincial Bank of Kwang Tung Province, Canton, China, 1918
Obverse Image: Denomination to the sides, image of Zhenhai tower, Canton at center, name of bank at top.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, sides, and in the corners.
Reverse Text: 5 / NO. 974319 / THE PROVINCIAL BANK OF KWANGTUNG PROVINCE / NO. 974319 / 5 / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND / ONE / 5 / 5 / FIVE / 5 / 圓伍 / 5 / 5 / FIVE DOLLARS / 5 / CANTON / 555 / 555 / JAN 1ST 1918 / 5 / FIVE DOLLARS / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY, NEW YORK.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1918
place made
China: Canton, Canton
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.9 cm x 15.3 cm x.01 cm; 3 1/8 in x 6 1/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.NU64488
catalog number
NU64488
accession number
238469
serial number
974319
Credit Line
E. Hank Barton
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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