100 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1936

Description (Brief):

One (1) 100 yuan note

Description (Brief)

The Central Bank of China, China, 1936

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 壹百 / A|U 081762C / 中央銀行 / A|U 081762C / 壹百 / 壹百圓 / 壹百圓 / 壹百圓 / 壹百 / 壹百 / 中華民國二十五年印 / 英國華德路公司製

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination bottom, Palace of China, Peking at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 100 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 100 / ONE HUNDRED YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / 100 / GENERAL MANAGER / GOVERNOR / 100 / 1936 / WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED, LONDON

[[Obverse Text]]

壹百 / A|U 081762C / 中央銀行 / A|U 081762C / 壹百 / 壹百圓 / 壹百圓 / 壹百圓 / 壹百 / 壹百 / 中華民國二十五年印 / 英國華德路公司製

[[Translation]]

one hundred / A|U 081762C / The Central Bank of China / A|U 081762C / one hundred / one hundred / one hundred / one hundred yuan / one hundred / one hundred / Printed in the twenty-fifth of the Republic of China / Printed by the British Waterlow & Sons Company

[[Reverse Text]]

100 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 100 / ONE HUNDRED YUAN / NATIONAL CURRENCY / GENERAL MANAGER / GOVERNOR / 1936 / 73.175.25

Date Made: 1936

Maker: Waterlow & Sons Limited

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

Place Made: ChinaUnited Kingdom: England, London

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_08, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.73.175.0025Catalog Number: 73.175.0025Accession Number: 310543Serial Number: AU081762C

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 9.5 cm x 18 cm x .01 cm; 3 3/4 in x 7 3/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-e28b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1894531

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