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 / 1C 621316 / 中央銀行 / 1C 621316 / 壹萬 / 壹萬圓 / 壹萬圓 / 中央銀行副總裁 / 中央銀行總裁 / 壹萬 / 中華民國三十六年印 / 壹萬 / 德納羅印鈔公司

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 10,000 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 10,000 / TEN THOUSAND / ASST. GEN. MANAGER / 1947 / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON / GENERAL MANAGER

[[Obverse Text]]

壹萬 / 1C 621316 / 中央銀行 / 1C 621316 / 壹萬 / 壹萬圓 / 壹萬圓 / 中央銀行副總裁 / 中央銀行總裁 / 壹萬 / 中華民國三十六年印 / 壹萬 / 德納羅印鈔公司

[[Obverse Image]]

Portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen

[[Reverse Text]]

THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 10,000 / TEN THOUSAND YUAN / 10,000 / ASST. GEN. MANAGER / TEN THOUSAND YUAN / GENERAL MANAGER / 1947 / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON / 71,348,197

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

Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0197Catalog Number: 71.348.0197Accession Number: 2980512Serial Number: 1C621316

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5.9 cm x 14.5 cm x .01 cm; 2 5/16 in x 5 23/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-c35a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1896644

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.