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500 Customs Gold Units, The Central Bank of China, China,1947

500 Customs Gold Units, The Central Bank of China, China,1947

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 500 customs gold unit note
The Central Bank of China, China, 1947
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at bottom, portrait of Sun Yat-sen at center.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination at bottom, Central Bank of China building in Shanghai at center.
Reverse Text: 500 / 500 / 500 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE / FIVE HUNDRED CUSTOMS GOLD UNITS / 500 / GENERAL MANAGER / ASST. GENERAL MANAGER / 500 / 500 / SHANGHAI, 1947 / 500 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1947
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14.4 cm x 6.1 cm x.01 cm; 5 21/32 in x 2 13/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.66.27840
accession number
269132
serial number
AQ040330
catalog number
66.27840
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. Mortimer L. Neinken
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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