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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, portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the left.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at bottom, gateway at center.
Reverse Text: 500 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 500 / FIVE HUNDRED YUAN / NATIONAL CURRENCY / 500 / GENERAL MANAGER / GOVERNOR / 500 / 1944 / WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED, LONDON.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1944
maker
Waterlow & Sons Limited
place made
China
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.3 cm x 16.5 cm x.01 cm; 3 9/32 in x 6 1/2 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0132
catalog number
71.348.0132
accession number
298051
serial number
CU362824
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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