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

Description (Brief):

One (1) yuan note

Description (Brief)

The Central Bank of China, China, 1936

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 壹 / 中央銀行 / 壹 / 壹圓 / 壹 / 379198 O/X / [[stamp]] 中央銀行總裁 / 中華民國二十五年印 / 德納羅印鈔公司 / [[stamp]] 中央銀行副總裁 / 379198 O/X / 壹

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at bottom, temple and trees at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 379198 O/X / The Central Bank of China / 379198 O/X / 1 / 萬古長春 / LIELIA / GENERAL MANAGER / ONE YUAN / NATIONAL CURRENCY / 1936 / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY. LIMITED, LONDON. / XIEN / ASST. GENERAL MANAGER / 71.348.173

[[Obverse Text]]

壹 / 中央銀行 / 壹 / 壹圓 / 壹 / 379198 O/X / [[stamp]] 中央銀行總裁 / 中華民國二十五年印 / 德納羅印鈔公司 / [[stamp]] 中央銀行副總裁 / 379198 O/X / 壹

[[Obverse Image]]

Portrait of Sun Yat-sen.

[[Reverse Text]]

379198 O/X / The Central Bank of China / 379198 O/X / 1 / 萬古長春 / LIELIA / GENERAL MANAGER / ONE YUAN / NATIONAL CURRENCY / 1936 / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY. LIMITED, LONDON. / XIEN / ASST. GENERAL MANAGER / 71.348.173

Date Made: 1936

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

Place Made: China

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_03, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

Exhibition:

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0173Catalog Number: 71.348.0173Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: 379198OX

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7.45 cm x 14.9 cm x .01 cm; 2 15/16 in x 5 7/8 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-ab4c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1896193

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