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500 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1944

500 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1944

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 500 yuan note
The Central Bank of China, China, 1944
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center, vignette of Victory gate to the left, portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the right.
Obverse Text: 伍佰 / CT994617 / 中央銀行 / CT994617 / 伍佰 / 伍佰圓 / 伍佰 / 中華民國三十三年印 / 伍佰 / 中央印製廠上海廠 / 73.145.55
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at bottom.
Reverse Text: 500 / 500 / 500 / 圓 佰伍(yoe bai wu) / 500 / 500 / 500
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
伍佰 / CT994617 / 中央銀行 / CT994617 / 伍佰 / 伍佰圓 / 伍佰 / 中華民國三十三年印 / 伍佰 / 中央印製廠上海廠 / 73.145.55
[[Transliteration]]
WU / BAI / ZHONG / YANG / YIN / HANG / WU / BAI / WU / BAI / YUAN / WU / BAI / ZHONG / HUA / MIN / GUO / SAN / SHI / SAN / NIAN / YIN / WU / BAI / CHANG / HAI / SHANG / CHANG / YIN
/ YANG / ZHONG
[[Reverse Text]]
500 / 500 / 副局長田福璡 / 500 / 伍佰圓 / 500 / 局長亨駿[?] / 500 / 500
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1944
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.3 cm x 17.8 cm x.01 cm; 2 7/8 in x 7 in x in
ID Number
NU.73.175.0055
catalog number
73.175.0055
accession number
310543
serial number
CT994617
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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