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5 Yuan

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Features

Country China - Republic
Type Standard banknote
Year 25 (1936)
Calendar Chinese republican
Value 5 Yuan (5)
Currency Yuan (1912-1948)
Composition Paper
Size 157 × 78 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 217
  • 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.

Obverse

Green on multicolor underprint.
Portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen at left.

Lettering:
中央銀行
伍圓
中華民國二十五年印
英國華德路公司製

Translation:
The Central Bank of China
5 Yuan (5 Dollars)
Printed in the 25th year of the Republic of China
Waterlow & Sons limited, London

Reverse

Green.
Palace at right.

Lettering:
THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA

FIVE YUAN
NATIONAL CURRENCY

1936

WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED, LONDON.

Watermark

Sun Yat-sen.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
25 (1936)  94% P#217a; Signature 5.
25 (1936)  6% P#217b; Signature 8.
25 (1936)  3% P#217c; Signature 9.
25 (1936)  0% P#217d; Overprint: Tibetan characters on face and back.Signature 5.
25 (1936)  0% P#217s; Specimen

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