10,000 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1947

Description (Brief):

One (1) 10,000 yuan note

Description (Brief)

The Central Bank of China, China, 1947

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 壹萬 / 396378 / 中央銀行 / 396378 / 壹萬 / 壹萬圓 / 壹萬圓 / 中央銀行副總裁 / SERIES 74-B / SERIES 74-B / 中央銀行總裁 / 壹萬 / 中華民國三十六年印 / 壹萬 / 美商保安鈔票公司

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 10000 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 10000 / 10000 YUAN / 10000 / GENERAL MANAGER / TEN THOUSAND YUAN / 1947 / GOVERNOR / 10000 / SECURITY BANKNOTE COMPANY

[[Obverse Text]]

壹萬 / 396378 / 中央銀行 / 396378 / 壹萬 / 壹萬圓 / 壹萬圓 / 中央銀行副總裁 / SERIES 74-B / SERIES 74-B / 中央銀行總裁 / 壹萬 / 中華民國三十六年印 / 壹萬 / 美商保安鈔票公司

[[Obverse Image]]

Portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen.

[[Reverse Text]]

10000 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 10000 / 10000 YUAN / 10000 / GENERAL MANAGER / THE THOUSAND YUAN / GOVERNOR / 10000 / 1947 / SECURITY BANKNOTE COMPANY / 66,27767

Date Made: 1947

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_05, NNC Chinese Bank Notes

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Exhibition Location:

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.66.27767Accession Number: 269132Serial Number: 396378Catalog Number: 66.27767

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6.2 cm x 15.5 cm x .01 cm; 2 7/16 in x 6 3/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-c29c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1896634

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