20 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1941

20 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1941

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 yuan note
The Central Bank of China, China, 1941
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, portrait of Sun Yat-sen to the left.
Obverse Text: 貳拾 / 中央銀行 / 貳拾 / 貳拾圓 / 貳拾圓 / 貳拾圓 / 貳拾 / DJ248121 / DJ248121 / 貳拾 / 中華民國三十年印 / 美商保安鈔票公司
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center.
Reverse Text: 20 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 20 / DJ248121 / DJ248121 / 20 / 20 YUAN / 20 / ASST. GENERAL MANAGER. / TWENTY YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / GENERAL MANAGER. / 20 / 1941 / 20 / SECURITY BANKNOTE COMPANY
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
貳拾 / 中央銀行 / 貳拾 / 貳拾圓 / 貳拾圓 / 貳拾圓 / 貳拾 / DJ248121 / DJ248121 / 貳拾 / 中華民國三十年印 / 美商保安鈔票公司
[[Obverse Image]]
Image of Sun Yat-Sen.
[[Reverse Text]]
20 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 20 / DJ248121 / DJ248121 / 20 / 20 YUAN / 20 / TWENTY YUAN / ASST. GENERAL MANAGER / GENERAL MANAGER / 20 / 20 / 1941 / SECURITY BANKNOTE COMPANY / 71.348.226
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1941
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.9 cm x 15.4 cm x.01 cm; 3 1/8 in x 6 1/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0226
catalog number
71.348.0226
accession number
298051
serial number
DJ248121
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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