Banknotes from Japan

Japan is an island nation in East Asia with a population of 120 million. It shares maritime borders with Russia, Korea and the People's Republic of China. A highly developed industrialised country, Japan has the 3rd largest economy in the world.
Wikidata: Q17

See also: Japanese puppet states in China, Japanese occupation of Oceania

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Ryō (1601-1867)

4000 Mon = 16 Shu = 4 Bu = 1 Ryō

1 Silver Monme (Shibamura-han, Yamato)
1745

Local banknote
165 × 38 mm
N# 243314
1 Silver Monme
1838

Local banknote
50 × 35 mm
N# 221681
100 Mon (Mikawa)
1730

Local banknote
160 × 37 mm
N# 276190
5 Monme (Hiroshima)
1764

Local banknote
184 × 48 mm
N# 276200
1 Silver Monme (Mikawa)
1730

Local banknote
160 × 37 mm
N# 215656
1 Silver Monme (Bicchu,Okayama)
1732

Local banknote
197 × 45 mm
N# 302773
1 Monme (Shiga)
1847

Local banknote: Shiga Hansatsu
167 × 33 mm
N# 220994
1 Silver Monme (Hyogo, Kasai)
1863

Local banknote
160 × 44 mm
N# 302778
1 Silver Monme (Nara, Yamato Province)
1865

Local banknote
155 × 40 mm
N# 325593
Available for swap 1 Silver Monme (private issue; Oono-gumi)
1869

Local banknote
119 × 32 mm
N# 314976
5 Silver Monme (private issue; Oono-gumi)
1869

Local banknote
114 × 21 mm
N# 287762

Yen (1871-date)

1000 Rin = 100 Sen = 1 Yen

Available for swap 5 Sen
(1944)

Standard banknote
100 × 48 mm
P# 52, JNDA# 11-63, N# 205534
Available for swap 5 Sen
(1948-1952)

Standard banknote
94 × 48 mm
P# 83, JNDA# 11-70, N# 225365
10 Sen
(1872)

Standard banknote: Meiji Tsūhō
87 × 53 mm
P# 1, JNDA# 11-9, N# 217773
Available for swap 10 Sen
6-10 (1917-1921)

Standard banknote
86 × 54 mm
P# 46, JNDA# 11-40, N# 217571
Available for swap 10 Sen
(1944)

Standard banknote
106 × 51 mm
P# 53, JNDA# 11-62, N# 208598
Available for swap 10 Sen (US Military Currency - B-Note)
(1945)

Standard banknote
78 × 66 mm
P# 63, JNDA# 14-15, N# 203389
Available for swap 10 Sen (US Military Currency - A-Note)
(1946)

Standard banknote
78 × 66 mm
P# 62, JNDA# 14-7, N# 203388
Available for swap 10 Sen
1947

Standard banknote
100 × 50 mm
P# 84, N# 204479
20 Sen
(1872)

Standard banknote: Meiji Tsūhō
87 × 53 mm
P# 2, JNDA# 11-8, N# 266647
20 Sen
6-8 (1917-1919)

Standard banknote
92 × 58 mm
P# 47, JNDA# 11-39, N# 264735
½ Yen
(1872)

Standard banknote: Meiji Tsūhō
89 × 53 mm
P# 3, JNDA# 11-7, N# 266649
50 Sen
6-11 (1917-1922)

Standard banknote
103 × 65 mm
P# 48, JNDA# 11-38, N# 215628
Available for swap 50 Sen "Fuji-Sakura"
13 (1938)

Standard banknote
104 × 64 mm
P# 58, JNDA# 11-60, N# 210259
Available for swap 50 Sen (Great Imperial Japanese Government)
17-20 (1942-1945)

Standard banknote
105 × 65 mm
P# 59, JNDA# 11-61, N# 208853
Available for swap 50 Sen (Imperial Japanese Government)
20 (1945)

Standard banknote
115 × 65 mm
P# 60, N# 210311
Available for swap 50 Sen (US Military Currency - B-Note)
(1945)

Standard banknote
78 × 66 mm
P# 65, JNDA# 14-14, N# 203391
Available for swap 50 Sen (US Military Currency - A-Note)
(1946)

Standard banknote
78 × 66 mm
P# 64, JNDA# 14-6, N# 203390
Available for swap 50 Sen
(1948)

Standard banknote
107 × 59 mm
P# 61, N# 207290
1 Yen
(1872)

Standard banknote: Meiji Tsūhō
112 × 72 mm
P# 4, JNDA# 11-6, N# 266650
1 Yen (Japanese serial)
(1889)

Standard banknote
145 × 85 mm
P# 26, JNDA# 11-29, N# 336181
Available for swap 1 Yen (Arabic serial)
(1916)

Standard banknote
145 × 85 mm
P# 30, JNDA# 11-37, N# 208109
Available for swap 1 Yen (with serial number)
(1943)

Standard banknote
122 × 70 mm
P# 49, JNDA# 11-54, N# 210318
Available for swap 1 Yen (without serial number)
(1944-1945)

Standard banknote
122 × 70 mm
P# 54, JNDA# 11-57, N# 265116
Available for swap 1 Yen (US Military Currency - B-Note)
(1945-1957)

Standard banknote
78 × 66 mm
P# 67, JNDA# 14-13, N# 203393
1 Yen (US Military Currency - A-Note)
(1946)

Standard banknote
78 × 66 mm
P# 66, JNDA# 14-5, N# 203392
Available for swap 1 Yen
(1946)

Standard banknote
124 × 68 mm
P# 85, N# 207870
2 Yen
(1872)

Standard banknote: Meiji Tsūhō
112 × 72 mm
P# 5, JNDA# 11-5, N# 266651
2 Yen
(1873)

Standard banknote

P# 11, N# 274748
5 Yen
(1872)

Standard banknote: Meiji Tsūhō
137 × 89 mm
P# 6, JNDA# 11-4, N# 266652
5 Yen
(1873)

Standard banknote

P# 13, N# 274744
5 Yen
(1899-1910)

Standard banknote
146 × 85 mm
P# 31, JNDA# 11-32, N# 219015
5 Yen
(1910)

Standard banknote
136 mm
P# 34, JNDA# 11-33, N# 219018
5 Yen
(1916)

Standard banknote
130 × 73 mm
P# 35, JNDA# 11-36, N# 219017
Available for swap 5 Yen
(1930)

Standard banknote
131 × 76 mm
P# 39, N# 206987
Available for swap 5 Yen
(1942)

Standard banknote
132 × 76 mm
P# 43, N# 212796
Available for swap 5 Yen
(1943-1944)

Standard banknote
133 × 77 mm
P# 50, N# 208316
Available for swap 5 Yen (red block number)
(1944)

Standard banknote
132 × 76 mm
P# 55, JNDA# 11-56, N# 221152
Available for swap 5 Yen (US Military Currency - B-Note)
(1945)

Standard banknote
112 × 66 mm
P# 69, JNDA# 14-12, N# 203396

The Numista referee for banknotes of this issuer is Idolenz.

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