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 Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the left.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination bottom, Palace of China, Peking at center.
Reverse Text: 50 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 50 / FIVE YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY NATIONAL CURRENCY / 50 / GENERAL MANAGER / GOVERNOR / 50 / 1936 / WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED, LONDON
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1936
maker
Waterlow & Sons Limited
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.9 cm x 17.3 cm x.01 cm; 3 1/2 in x 6 13/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.73.175.0022
catalog number
73.175.0022
accession number
310543
serial number
CH160581L
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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