500 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1944

Description (Brief):

One (1) 500 yuan note

Description (Brief)

The Central Bank of China, China, 1944

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: 中央銀行 / 伍百圓 / B/U 589940 / 中華民國三十三年印 / 德納羅印鈔公司 / 中央銀行總裁 / 中央銀行副總裁

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 百伍 (bai wu) / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 百伍 (bai wu) / FIVE HUNDRED YUAN / ASST. GEN. MANAGER / 1944 / GENERAL MANAGER / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY. LIMITED, LONDON.

[[Obverse Text]]

中央銀行 / 伍百圓 / B/U 589940 / 中華民國三十三年印 / 德納羅印鈔公司 / 中央銀行總裁 / 中央銀行副總裁

[[Reverse Text]]

THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 伍百 / FIVE HUNDRED YUAN / 1944 / GENERAL MANAGER / ASST. GEN. MANAGER / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON

Date Made: 1944

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_04, Chinese Banknotes, Chinese Paper Money, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0189Catalog Number: 71.348.0189Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: BU589940

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.4 cm x 16.5 cm x .01 cm; 3 5/16 in x 6 1/2 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-bd67-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1896313

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