50 Sen Imperial Japanese Government

50 Sen (Imperial Japanese Government) -  obverse50 Sen (Imperial Japanese Government) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Japan
Issuing entity Imperial Japanese Government (日本帝國政府)
Emperor Shōwa (1926-1989)
Type Standard banknote
Year 20 (1945)
Calendar Japanese - Shōwa era
Value 50 Sen (0.50 JPY)
Currency Yen (1871-date)
Composition Paper
Size 115 × 65 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 31 August 1948
Number N# 210311
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 60
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

Yasukuni Shrine in center, flying bird on top right

Lettering:
五  幣紙府政國帝本日大
拾 {98}
            五 昭
            拾 和
            錢 二
              十
              年
             {98} 50

Translation:
50
Imperial Japanese Government Note
Fifty sen
Year 20 of Shōwa

Reverse

Value in and mountain scene in guilloches

Lettering: 50 50

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
20 (1945)  $ 5.78

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