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50 Dollars

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Features

Country China - Republic
Type Standard banknote
Year 17 (1928)
Calendar Chinese republican
Value 50 Dollars (50)
Currency Yuan (1912-1948)
Composition Paper
Size 179 × 85 mm
Demonetized Yes
References P# 198
  • 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

Orange and multicolor

Lettering:
中央銀行

伍拾圓

憑票即付國幣伍拾圓

中華民國十七年印

美國鈔票公司

Translation:
Central Bank
Fifty Yuan
Redeemable for fifty yuan national currency
Printed in the 17th year of the Republic
American Banknote Company

Reverse

Blue-grey
Portrait of Sun Yat-sen at center.

Lettering:
THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA
PROMISES TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT ITS OFFICE HERE

FIFTY DOLLARS
NATIONAL CURRENCY.

SHANGHAI
1928

AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

Comments

Chungking provisional issue shown

Printer: American Bank Note Company

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
17 (1928)  a. Signature 5
17 (1928)  b. Signature 5, Overprint: Chungking over Shanghai
17 (1928)  c. Signature 6
17 (1928)  d. Signature 7 in blue
17 (1928)  e. Signature 7 in black. Serial # on face and back
17 (1928)  f. Signature 7 in black. Serial # on face only
17 (1928)  g. Signature 7 in black. Serial # on face and back. Signature thinner

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