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5 Yuan Bank of China

5 Yuan (Bank of China) -  obverse5 Yuan (Bank of China) -  reverse

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Features

Country China - Republic
Type Local banknote
Year 7 (1918)
Calendar Chinese republican
Value 5 Yuan (5)
Currency Yuan (1912-1949)
Composition Paper
Size 174 × 89 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 52
  • 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

Color varieties.
House with Peking pagoda at center.

Lettering:
中國銀行
福建
伍圓
憑票兌付通用銀圓
中華民國七年印
美國鈔票公司

Translation:
Bank of China
Fukien
5 Yuan (5 Dollars)
Redeem general Silver Dollars by note
Printed in the 7th year of the Republic of China
American Bank Note Company

Reverse

Lettering:
BANK OF CHINA
PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE

FIVE DOLLARS
LOCAL CURRENCY

FUKIEN
SEPTEMBER 1918

American Bank Note Company

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
7 (1918)  P#52a; AMOY-FUKIEN. Purple.
7 (1918)  P#52b; ANHWEI. Blue-black. Back olive-green.
7 (1918)  P#52c; CHEKIANG. Green. Back blue.
7 (1918)  P#52d; CHENG TU - SZECHUAN. Back green.
7 (1918)  P#52e; FUKIEN. Purple. Signature varieties.
7 (1918)  P#52f; HANKOW. Back brown.
7 (1918)  P#52g; KALGAN. Back purple.
7 (1918)  P#52h; KIANGSI. Back gray-brown.
7 (1918)  P#52i; KIANGSU. Brown. Back red-orange.
7 (1918)  P#52j; PEKING. Brown.
7 (1918)  P#52k; SHANGHAI. Dark blue. Signature varieties.
7 (1918)  P#52l; SHANGHAI/PEKING. Brown.
7 (1918)  P#52m; SHANSI. Back orange.
7 (1918)  P#52n; SHANTUNG. Green. Back dark green.
7 (1918)  P#52o; SZECHUAN. Back green.
7 (1918)  P#52p; TIENTSIN. Back orange. Signature varieties.
7 (1918)  P#52q; TIENTSIN/KALGAN.
7 (1918)  P#52r; TIENTSIN/PEKING. Brown.
7 (1918)  P#52s; TSINGTAO/SHANTUNG. Green.

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