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 to the right, portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the left.
Obverse Text: 佰伍 / 行銀央中 / 佰伍 / 圓佰伍 / E/Y836264 / 印年三十三國民華中 / 佰伍 / 司公票鈔美英 / 佰伍 / 中央銀行總裁 / 中央銀行副總裁
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center.
Reverse Text: 500 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 500 / EY836264 / EY836264 / 500 / 500 YUAN / 500 / 500 / ASSISTANT GENERAL MANAGER / FIVE HUNDRED YUAN / 1944 / GENERAL MANAGER / 500 / BRITISH AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY LIMITED.
Description
[[Obverse Text]]
佰伍 / 行銀央中 / 佰伍 / 圓佰伍 / E/Y836264 / 印年三十三國民華中 / 佰伍 / 司公票鈔美英 / 佰伍 / 中央銀行總裁 / 中央銀行副總裁
[[Obverse Image]] Sun Yat-sen.
[[Reverse Text]]
THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / E/Y 836264 / 500 / FIVE HUNDRED YUAN / NATIONAL CURRENCY / 1944 / GENERAL MANAGER / ASST. GENERAL MANAGER / BRITISH AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY LIMITED
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1944
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.1 cm x 16.3 cm x.01 cm; 3 3/16 in x 6 13/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0331
catalog number
71.348.0331
accession number
298051
serial number
EY836264
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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