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1000 Customs Gold Units

1000 Customs Gold Units -  obverse1000 Customs Gold Units -  reverse

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Features

Country China - Republic
Type Standard banknote
Year 36 (1947)
Calendar Chinese republican
Value 1000 CGU (1000)
Currency Customs Gold Unit (1930-1948)
Composition Paper
Size 153 × 64 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 339
  • 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

Portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen

Lettering:
中央銀行
關金壹仟圓
中華民國三十六年印
中央印製廠

Translation:
The Central Bank of China
1000 CGU
Printed in the 36th year of the Republic of China
Central Engraving and Printing Plant

Reverse

Bank building

Lettering:
THE
CENTRAL BANK
OF CHINA

ONE THOUSAND CUSTOMS GOLD UNITS

1000

Comments

This issue was primarily used to facilitate customs payments, but during and after World War II the notes were used for general circulation. The 1930 issue was printed into the 1940s.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
36 (1947)  30% P#339a; printer: Chung Hwa Book Co. (8 Chinese characters)
36 (1947)  0% P#339b; printer: Daye Printing (6 Chinese characters)
36 (1947)  80% P#339c; printer: Central Printing (5 Chinese characters)
36 (1947)  0% P#339s; Spicemen, uniface

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