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50 Yuan, Central Bank of China, China, 1936

50 Yuan, Central Bank of China, China, 1936

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 yuan note
Central Bank of China, China, 1936
Obverse Image: Denomination to the center, name of bank at top, date at bottom, portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen to the left.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Denomination to the bottom right, name of bank at top, Palace of China in Peking at center.
Reverse Text: 50 / THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / 50 / FIFTY YUAN NATIONAL CURRENCY / 50 / A/V596711L / GENERAL MANAGER. / GOVERNOR. / A/V596711L / 50 / 1936 / WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED, LONDON.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1936
maker
Waterlow & Sons Limited
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.75 cm x 17 cm x.01 cm; 3 7/16 in x 6 11/16 in x in
ID Number
1990.0555.126
catalog number
90.555.126
accession number
1990.0555
serial number
A/V596711L
Credit Line
Eleanora D. and William F. Huf
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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