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500 Yuan

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Features

Country China - Republic
Type Standard banknote
Year 31 (1942)
Calendar Chinese republican
Value 500 Yuan (500)
Currency Yuan (1912-1949)
Composition Paper
Size 139 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 251
  • 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
伍百圓
中華民國三十一年印
德納羅印鈔公司

Translation:
The Central Bank of China
500 Yuan
Printed in the 31st year of the Republic of China
Thomas De La Rue & Company Limited London

Reverse

Ship

Lettering:
THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA

500

1942
FIVE HUNDRED YUAN
NATIONAL CURRENCY

THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY LIMITED LONDON

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
31 (1942) 

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