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5 Yuan


Country People's Republic of China
Period People's Republic (1949-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1980
Value 5 Yuan
5 CNY = 0.74 USD
Currency Second Rénmínbì (1955-date)
Composition Paper
Size 147.2 × 69.85 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 886
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.


Tibetan woman and Hui elder on right, facing left.
Denomination in arabic numerals on both bottom corners and top right corner.
Imperial Seal of PRC in top-left.

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Zhongguo Renmin Yinghang (Bank of People's Republic of China)
5 Yuan


Wu Gorge on the Yangtze river

Writing on bottom with name of PRC bank in scripts: Mongolian, Tibetan, Uyghur and Zhuang.


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ᠳᠤᠮᠳᠠᠳᠤ ᠤᠯᠤᠰ ᠤᠨ ᠠᠷᠠᠳ ᠤᠨ ᠪᠠᠩᠬᠢ ཀྲུང་གོམི་མི་རྣམས་དངུལ་ཁང་། جۇڭگو خەلق بانكىسى بەش يۈەن Cunghgoz Yinzminz Yinzhangz haj maenz
5 WU YUAN 1980


Date of issue: September 22, 1988

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1980  5.16 99% P#886a. Issued note
1980  0.8% P#886s. Specimen

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