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500 Yuan, Bank of Shansi, Chahar, and Hopei, China, 1946

500 Yuan, Bank of Shansi, Chahar, and Hopei, China, 1946

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 500 yuan note
Bank of Shansi, Chahar, and Hopei, China, 1946
Obverse Image: Image of rural scenes, denomination at center.
Obverse Text: 佰伍 / 行銀區邊冀察晋 / 佰伍 / 343816 / B / 冀熱違 / 伍佰圓 / 冀熱違 / 500 / 年五十三國民華中 / 500
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top denomination at center.
Reverse Text: BANK OF SHANSI CHAHAR & HOPEI / 500 / 500 / FIVE HUNDRED YUAN / 1946
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
佰伍 / 行銀區邊冀察晋 / 佰伍 / 343816 / B / 冀熱違 / 伍佰圓 / 冀熱違 / 500 / 年五十三國民華中 / 500
[[Transliteration]]
BAI / WU / XING / YIN / QU / BIAN / JI / CHA / JIN / BAI / WU / JI / RE / WEI / WU / BAI / YUAN / JI / RE / WEI / NIAN / WU / SHI / SAN / GUO / MIN / HUA / ZHONG
[[Reverse Text]]
BANK OF SHANSI CHAHAR & HOPEI / 500 / 500 / B.W. TONG / S.T. HO / FIVE HUNDRED YUAN / 1946 / 74.17.326
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1946
place made
China: Hopeh
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.6 cm x 12.55 cm x.01 cm; 2 19/32 in x 4 15/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.326
catalog number
74.17.326
accession number
315247
serial number
B343816
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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