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5 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1942

5 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1942

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 yuan note, specimen
The Central Bank of China, China, 1942
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 at right, airplane flying above a rive and factory at center.
Reverse Text: 5 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 5 / 5 / 5 / ASST. GEN. MANAGER. / 1942 / FIVE YUAN / NATIONAL CURRENCY / GENERAL MANAGER. / 5 / THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1942
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.2 cm x 12.3 cm x.01 cm; 2 27/32 in x 4 27/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.NU88183.1
catalog number
NU88183.1
accession number
259890
serial number
1A000000
Credit Line
Anonymous
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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