1 Yen with serial number

1 Yen (with serial number) -  obverse1 Yen (with serial number) -  reverse

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Features

Country Japan
Issuing bank Bank of Japan
Emperor Shōwa (1926-1989)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1943
Value 1 Yen
1 JPY = 0.0092 USD
Currency Yen (1871-date)
Composition Paper
Size 122 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 49,
  • 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.
JNDA# 11-54
Japan Numismatic Dealers Association (editor); 2017. 日本貨幣カタログ = The Catalog of Japanese Currency. Self-published, Tokyo, Japan. ISBN 9784930810212.

Obverse

Black on light blue underprint.
Portrait of Takeuchi Sukune in center.

Lettering:
1 201313        壹
  券行銀本日  日
         本 壹
         銀 圓
         行
           {11}
壹 造幣局刷印國帝本日大  1

Translation:
One
Bank of Japan note
Bank of Japan
One yen
Japanese Empire Printing Bureau
One

Reverse

Ube shrine prayer hall in center.

Lettering: 圓 券行銀本日 壹

Translation:
One yen
Bank of Japan note

Watermark

Paulownia flowers and 壹 圓

Comments

Start of issue: 15th December Shōwa 18 (1943)
End of issue: 1st October Shōwa 33 (1958)

Block numbers: 1 - 34
Notes with a serial number of 900001 and greater are replacement notes.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1943)  100% P#49a
ND (1943)  0% P#49s1 - specimen with overprint and perforated 見本
ND (1943)  0% P#49s2 - specimen with red overprint SPECIMEN on face and back
ND (1943)  0% P#49s3 - specimen with small 見本 stamping
ND (1943)  0% P#49s4 - specimen with blue SPECIMEN stamping

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