20 Yuan

20 Yuan - obverse20 Yuan - reverse

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Features

Issuer People's Republic of China
Issuing bank People's Bank of China (中國人民銀行/中国人民银行)
Period People's Republic (1949-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 2005
Value 20 Yuan (20元, 贰拾圆)
20 CNY = USD 2.78
Currency Second Rénmínbì (1955-date)
Composition Paper
Size 145 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number
N#
204347
References P# 905
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, United States.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Portrait of Mao Zedong
Lotus flower
Coat of arms

Lettering:
中国人民银行
20
贰拾圆
毛泽东 1893-1976

Translation:
People's Bank of China
20
Twenty Yuan
Mao Zedong 1893-1976

Reverse

Scenery of Guilin
"ZHONGGUO RENMIN YINHANG" printed in top right corner and “People’s Bank of China” and the denomination printed in traditional Mongolian and Tibetan scripts, Uyghur, and Zhuang along with a vertical "20"
Arabic denomination (20) in top left corner and 20 in bottom left corner. The date and 年 are on the bottom to the right of center.
Microprinting along the bottom between "20" and the year repeats "20RMB20RMB" on the top 3 lines and "人民币人民币" on the bottom line.

Scripts: Chinese (simplified), Latin, Mongolian / Manchu, Tibetan

Lettering:
ZHONGGUO RENMIN YINHANG
ᠳᠤᠮᠳᠠᠳᠤ ᠤᠯᠤᠰ ᠤᠨ ᠠᠷᠠᠳ ᠤᠨ ᠪᠠᠩᠬᠢ ༅༅། །ཀྲུང་གོམི་མི་རྣམས་དངུལ་ཁང་། སྒོར་ཉི་ཤུ།
جۇڭگو خەلق بانكىسىيىگىرمە يۈەن Cunghgoz Yinzminz Yinzhangz ngeih cib maenz
20 YUAN
2005年

Translation:
People's Bank of China
People's Bank of China Twenty Yuan
Year 2005

Watermark

Lotus Flower

20 Yuan -  obverse

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Part of the 5th series of Renminbi notes issued by the People's Bank of China (中国人民銀行; Zhōngguó Rénmín Yínháng), the 2nd edition of 20 Yuan notes entered general circulation on August 31, 2005

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2005  $ 2.40 $ 2.60 $ 2.70 $ 2.70 $ 3.20 $ 3.20 $ 4.60

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