5 Yuan Farmers Bank of China

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

© David Yee collection

Features

Country Republic of China
Type Standard banknote
Year 24 (1935)
Calendar Chinese republican
Value 5 Yuan (5)
Currency Yuan (1912-1948)
Size 155 × 80 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 458
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Green colored background with green ink. Pink security features
Title
Serial number on left and right
Left: farming scene
Centered: Denomination
Right: Sifting rice
Text
Date
Printer

Lettering:
中國農民銀行
伍圓
憑票即付國幣壹圓
中華民國二十四年印
德納羅印鈔公司

Translation:
The Farmers Bank of China
5 Yuan
Will pay the national currency for this note
Printed in the 24th year of the Republic of China

Reverse

Green background, green colored ink
Left: watermark
Centered: Traditional Chinese building
Right: Steer
Serial numbers on left and right

Lettering:
THE FARMERS BANK OF CHINA
PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE
FIVE YUAN
NATIONAL CURRENCY
THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY LIMITED LONDON

Watermark

Head of a steer

5 Yuan (Farmers Bank of China) -  obverse

© David Yee collection

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
24 (1935)  100% P-458a standard issue note
24 (1935)  0% P-458b various numerical overprints

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