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10,000 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1947

10,000 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1947

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10,000 yuan note, specimen reverse
The Central Bank of China, China, 1947
Obverse Image: Line of text.
Obverse Text: SPECIMEN NO S294983
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at center.
Reverse Text: 10000 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 10000 / 10000 YUAN / 10000 / GENERAL MANAGER / TEN THOUSAND YUAN / 1947 / GOVERNOR / 10000 / SECURITY BANKNOTE COMPANY
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1947
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.1 cm x 15.5 cm x.01 cm; 2 13/32 in x 6 3/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.NU82274
accession number
256836
serial number
000000
catalog number
NU82274
Credit Line
Cornelius Van Shaack Roosevelt
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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