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500 Yuan, China, 1945

500 Yuan, China, 1945

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 500 yuan note
The Central Bank of China, China, 1945
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the right, portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the left.
Obverse Text: 伍佰 / 中央銀行 / 伍佰 / 伍佰圓 / 伍佰 / BF 221643
Reverse Image: Denomination at center.
Reverse Text: 500 / 500 / 500 / / 圓佰伍 / 500 / 500 / 500
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
伍佰 / 中央銀行 / 伍佰 / 伍佰圓 / 伍佰 / BF 221643
[[Transliteration]] ZHONG / YANG / YIN / HANG / WU / BAI / WU / BAI / RUAN / BF 221643
[[Reverse Text]]
500 / 伍佰圓 / 副局長 / 田福璡 / 局長 / 寧駿?
[[Transliteration]] WU / BAI / WU / BAI / RUAN
[[Translation]] Deputy Director, Director
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1945
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.4 cm x 16.25 cm x.01 cm; 2 17/32 in x 6 13/32 in x in
ID Number
2014.0094.03
accession number
2014.0094
catalog number
2014.0094.03
Credit Line
Kennedy, Frances
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Chinese Banknotes
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Chinese Paper Money
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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