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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
The Central Bank of China, China, 1947
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, vignette with mountains and river to the right, denomination at center, portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the left.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank to the right, denomination at center.
Reverse Text: 10000 / 圓萬壹 / 10000
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1947
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.2 cm x 15.8 cm x.01 cm; 2 27/32 in x 6 7/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0164
catalog number
71.348.0164
accession number
298051
serial number
403271
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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