5 Yuan

5 Yuan

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note
Bank of China, China, 1937
Obverse Image: Denomination at center, portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the right, name of bank above.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Denomination to the right, name of bank above, image of the Bank of China building in Shanghai at center.
Reverse Text: 5 / 5 / BANK OF CHINA / FIVE YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / GENERAL MANAGER / MANAGER / 5 / BL263186 / BL263186 / 5 / 1937 / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY. LIMITED. LONDON
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1937
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.65 cm x 15.25 cm x.01 cm; 3 in x 6 in x in
ID Number
1986.0470.06
catalog number
86.0470.06
accession number
1986.0470
Credit Line
Anonymous
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Chinese Banknotes
Chinese Paper Money
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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