20 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1948

Description (Brief):

One (1) 20 yuan note

Description (Brief)

The Central Bank of China, China, 1948

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the left, portrait of Chiang Kai-shek to the right.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 貳拾 / DK460637 / 中央銀行 / DK460637 / 貳拾 / 貳拾圓 / 貳拾 / 中央銀行總裁 / 中央銀行副總裁 / 貳拾 / 中央印製廠

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the sides, Central Bank of China (Chungking Branch) building at center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 20 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 20 / TWENTY YUAN / 20 / TWENTY YUAN / 20 / GENERAL MANAGER / 1948 / GOVERNOR / 20

[[Obverse Text]]

貳拾 / DK460637 / 中央銀行 / DK460637 / 貳拾 / 貳拾圓 / 貳拾 / 中央銀行總裁 / 中央銀行副總裁 / 貳拾 / 中央印製廠

[[Translation]]

twenty / DK460637 / The Central Bank of China / DK460637 / twenty / twenty yuan / twenty / president of the Central Bank of China / vice president of the Central Bank of China / twenty / Central Printing Factory

[[Reverse Text]]

20 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 20 / TWENTY YUAN / 20 / TWENTY YUAN / 20 / GOVERNOR / 1948 / GENERAL MANAGER / 20 / 71.348.473

Date Made: 1948

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

Place Made: China

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.348.0473Catalog Number: 71.348.0473Accession Number: 298051Serial Number: DK460637

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6.2 cm x 14.5 cm x .01 cm; 2 7/16 in x 5 23/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-d63a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1897294

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