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10 Yuan, Peoples Bank of China, China, 1949

10 Yuan, Peoples Bank of China, China, 1949

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 yuan note
Peoples Bank of China, China, 1949
Obverse Image: Chinese characters at top, denomination to the right, image of a worker and a farmer to the left.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of issuing authority at top, denomination at right and in each corner; image of a pagoda to the left.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1949
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.35 cm x 12 cm x.01 cm; 2 1/2 in x 4 23/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM00105.5
catalog number
79.112.CM00105.5
accession number
1979.1263
serial number
I II III 23328368
collector/donor number
CM00105
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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