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10 Yuan, China, 1927

10 Yuan, China, 1927

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 yuan note
China, 1927
Obverse Image: Women's busts (Manchu and Han-Chinese).
Obverse Text:: The China and South Sea Bank Limited promises to pay the bearer on demand at its office here TEN YUAN National currency of the republic of China issued by special permission of the Chinese Goverment. Shanghai Branch 1927.
Reverse Image: Women's busts (Tibetan, Hui-Chinese, Mongolian).
General Information: Printed by Waterlow & Sons Ltd, London. The China and South Sea Bank Limited
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
Waterlow & Sons Limited
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 3/32 in x.01 cm; 8.8646 cm x 18.034 cm x in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
serial number
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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