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100 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1949

100 Yuan, The Central Bank of China, China, 1949

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 100 yuan note
The Central Bank of China, China, 1949
Obverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the left, portrait of Chiang Kai-shek to the right.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Name of bank at top, denomination to the sides, Central Bank of China (Chungking Branch) building at center.
Reverse Text: 100 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 100 / ONE HUNDRED YUAN / 100 / 100 / GENERAL MANAGER / 1949 / GOVERNOR / 100
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1949
place made
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.05 cm x 14.7 cm x.01 cm; 2 3/8 in x 5 25/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.71.348.0479
catalog number
71.348.0479
accession number
298051
serial number
AD967459
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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