20 Cents, The Central Bank of China, China, 1940

Description (Brief):

One (1) 20 cent note

Description (Brief)

The Central Bank of China, China, 1940

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the right.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 貳角 / 中央銀行 / 貳角 / A693001X / 中央銀行總裁 / 貳角 / 中央銀行副總裁 / 貳角 / 中華民國二十九年 / 貳角 / 中華書局有限公司

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 20 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 20 / TWENTY / 20 / CENTS / 20 / GENERAL MANAGER. / ASST. GEN. MANAGER. / 20 / 1940 / CHUNG HWA BOOK CO. LTD.

[[Observe Text]]

貳角 / 中央銀行 / 貳角 / A693001X / 中央銀行總裁 / 貳角 / 中央銀行副總裁 / 貳角 / 中華民國二十九年 / 貳角 / 中華書局有限公司

[[Translation]]

twenty cents / the Central Bank of China / twenty cents / A693001X / President of the Central Bank / twenty cents / Vice President of the Central Bank / twenty cents / the twenty-ninth year of the Republic of China / twenty cents / Chung Hwa Book Corporation Limited

[[Reverse Text]]

20 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 20 / TWENTY / 20 / CENTS / 20 / 20 / SIUFENG HUANG / ASST.GEN.MANAGER / DL. LICHIA / GENERAL MANAGER / 1940 / CHUNG HWA BOOK CO.LTD. / 75.14.98

Date Made: 1940

Crowdsourcing: Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteersLocation: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_07, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Carl H. Jaeschke

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.75.14.098Catalog Number: 75.14.098Accession Number: 320789Serial Number: A693001X

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6.15 cm x 12.3 cm x .01 cm; 2 13/32 in x 4 27/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-d99b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1894324

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