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2,000 Yuan, Bank of Shansi, Chahar, and Hopei, China, 1947

2,000 Yuan, Bank of Shansi, Chahar, and Hopei, China, 1947

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 2,000 yuan note
Bank of Shansi, Chahar, and Hopei, China, 1947
Obverse Image: Denomination to the right and in each corner, image of steam passenger train on bridge to the left.
Obverse Text: 貳仟 / M / 行銀區邊冀察晋 / 124167 / 貳仟 / 冀熱違 / 圓仟貳 / 冀熱違 / 貳仟 / 印年六十三國民 / 貳仟
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the sides, city view at center.
Reverse Text: 2000 / BANK OF SHANSI CHAHAR & HOPEI / 2000 / 2000 / 2000 / TWO THOUSAND YUAN / 1947 / 2000 / 2000
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
貳仟 / M / 行銀區邊冀察晋 / 124167 / 貳仟 / 冀熱違 / 圓仟貳 / 冀熱違 / 貳仟 / 印年六十三國民 / 貳仟
[[Transliteration]]
ER / QIAN / XING / YIN / QU / BIAN / JI / CHA / JIN / ER / QIAN / JI / RE / WEI / YUAN / QIAN / ER / JI / RE / WEI / ER / QIAN / YIN / NIAN / LIU / SHI / SAN / GUO / MIN / ER / QIAN
[[Reverse Text]]
2000 / BANK OF SHANSI CHAHAR & HOPEI / 2000 / 2000 / 2000 / 2000 / TWO THOUSAND YUAN / 2000 / 1947 / 74.17.336
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1947
place made
China: Hopeh
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.1 cm x 14.3 cm x.01 cm; 2 13/32 in x 5 5/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.74.17.336
catalog number
74.17.336
accession number
315247
serial number
M124167
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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