500 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1945

Description (Brief):

One (1) 500 yuan note

Description (Brief)

The Central Bank of China, China, 1945

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 伍佰 / 466445 / 中央銀行 / 466445 / 伍佰 / 法幣 / 伍佰圓 / 伍佰圓 / 法幣 / 伍佰 / 中央銀行總裁 / SERIES 97A / 中華民國三十四年印 / SERIES 97A / 中央銀行副總裁 / 伍佰 / 美商保安鈔票公司

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 佰伍 / 圓佰伍 / 行银央中 / 圓佰伍 / 佰伍 / 500 / 圓佰伍 / 500 / 佰伍 / GENERAL MANAGER / GOVERNOR / 佰伍

[[Obverse Text]]

伍佰 / 466445 / 中央銀行 / 466445 / 伍佰 / 法幣 / 伍佰圓 / 伍佰圓 / 法幣 / 伍佰 / 中央銀行總裁 / SERIES 97A / 中華民國三十四年印 / SERIES 97A / 中央銀行副總裁 / 伍佰 / 美商保安鈔票公司

[[Translation]]

five hundred / 466445 / The Central Bank of China / 466445 / five hundred / Fiat currency / five hundred yuan / five hundred yuan / Fiat currency / five hundred / president of the Central Bank of China / SERIES 97A / printed in year thirty-four of the Republic of China / SERIES 97A / vice president of the Central Bank of China / five hundred / American Security Bank Note Company

[[Reverse Text]]

佰伍 / 圓佰伍 / 行银央中 / 圓佰伍 / 佰伍 / 500 / 圓佰伍 / 500 / 佰伍 / GENERAL MANAGER / GOVERNOR / 佰伍

[[Translation]]

five hundred / five hundred yuan / The Central Bank of China / five hundred yuan / five hundred / Fiat currency / 500 / five hundred yuan / 500 / Fiat currency / five hundred / GOVERNOR / GENERAL MANAGER / five hundred / 66.27603

Date Made: 1945

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

Place Made: China

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Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. Mortimer L. Neinken

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.66.27603Accession Number: 269132Serial Number: 466445Catalog Number: 66.27603

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6.5 cm x 15.4 cm x .01 cm; 2 9/16 in x 6 1/16 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-c841-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1896385

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