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10 Yuan Bank of China

10 Yuan (Bank of China) -  obverse10 Yuan (Bank of China) -  reverse

Obverse © BMPJ

Features

Country China - Republic
Type Standard banknote
Year 1937
Value 10 Yuan (10)
Currency Yuan (1912-1948)
Composition Paper
Size 166 × 85 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 81
  • 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 Sun Yat-sen (1866-1925)

Lettering:
中國銀行
拾圓
中華民國二十六年印

Translation:
Bank of China
Ten Yuan
Printed in the 26th year of the Republic of China

Reverse

From left to right: The Peace Hotel, Old Bank of China Building (tallest building) and Yokohama Specie Bank Building (now Shanghai Textile Holding Corporation)

Lettering:
BANK OF CHINA

TEN YUAN
NATIONAL CURRENCY

GENERAL MANAGER
MANAGER

1937
Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited, London

Watermark

Hall of Annual Prayer, the largest building in the Temple of Heaven (Tiantan) in Beijing (Pekin), China. It is also known as Altar of Heaven and Hall of Prayer or Good Harvests.

Comments

Signatures: Song Hanzhang (Sung Han-Chang) (General Manager), Tsuyee Pei (Bei Ziyi) (Manager)
Security features: Running serial numbers, watermark
Printer: TDLR (Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1937 

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