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1 Yuan, Bank of China, China, 1936

1 Yuan, Bank of China, China, 1936

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Description (Brief)
One (1) yuan note
Bank of China, China, 1936
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the left.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at sides, sailing junk at center.
Reverse Text: 1 / BANK OF CHINA / 1 / 1 / 1 / H097928 / H097928 / ONE YUAN / 1 / MAY 1936 / 1 / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LTD. LONDON.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1936
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.9 cm x 14.2 cm x.01 cm; 3 1/8 in x 5 19/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.66.27581
catalog number
66.27581
accession number
269132
serial number
097928
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. Mortimer L. Neinken
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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