50 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1936

50 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1936

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 yuan note
The Central Bank of China, China, 1936
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, portrait of Sun Yat-sen to the left.
Obverse Text: 伍拾 / BO562959L / 中央銀行 / BO562959L / 伍拾 / 伍拾圓 / 伍拾圓 / 伍拾圓 / 伍拾 / 中華民國二十五年印 / 伍拾 / 英國華德路公司製
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the right, Palace of China, Peking to the right.
Reverse Text: 50 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 50 / FIFTY YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / 50 / GENERAL MANAGER. / 1936 / GOVERNOR. / 50 / WATERLOW & SONS, LIMITED, LONDON.
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
伍拾 / BO562959L / 中央銀行 / BO562959L / 伍拾 / 伍拾圓 / 伍拾圓 / 伍拾圓 / 伍拾 / 中華民國二十五年印 / 伍拾 / 英國華德路公司製
[[Translation]]
fifty / BO562959L / The Central Bank of China / BO562959L / fifty / fifty yuan / fifty yuan / fifty yuan / fifty / printed in year twenty-five of the Republic of China / fifty / printed by Waterlow & Sons Limited London
[[Reverse Text]]
50 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 50 / FIFTY YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / 50 / GOVERNOR / 1936 / GENERAL MANAGER / 50 / WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED LONDON / 71.348.124
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1936
maker
Waterlow & Sons Limited
place made
China
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 cm x 17.2 cm x.01 cm; 3 17/32 in x 6 25/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0124
accession number
298051
serial number
BO562959L
catalog number
71.348.0124
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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