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2 Yuan

2 Yuan -  obverse2 Yuan -  reverse

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Features

Country People's Republic of China
Period People's Republic (1949-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1960
Value 2 Yuan (2 CNY)
Currency Second Rénmínbì (1955-date)
Composition Paper
Size 135 × 57 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 03-01-1991
References P# 875
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.

Obverse

Machinist working at lathe at centre

Lettering:
中國人民銀行
貳圓
ER
YUAN 2
1960

Translation:
People's Bank of China
Two Yuan

Reverse

Scene of towers with plants either side

Lettering:
ZHONGGUO RENMING YINHANG
2
ER
YUAN
1960

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1960  100% P# 875a; 1 Large Star and 4 Small Star Watermark
1960  6% P# 875b; Star and Ancient Pu Coin Watermark

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