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1 Yuan 1 Silver Dollar; Canton

1 Yuan (1 Silver Dollar; Canton) -  obverse1 Yuan (1 Silver Dollar; Canton) -  reverse

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Features

Country China - Republic
Type Local banknote
Year 38 (1949)
Calendar Chinese republican
Value 1 Dollar (1)
Currency Yuan (1912-1949)
Composition Paper
Size 149 × 60 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 441
  • 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

Black-blue.
Portrait of Dr. Sun Yat-sen at right.

Lettering:
中央銀行
銀元券
壹圓
憑票兌換銀元
中華民國三十八年
廣州
中華書局股份有限公司

Translation:
The Central Bank of China
Silver Dollar Note
1 Yuan (1 Dollar)
Exchange for 1 silver dollar
38th year of the Republic of China
Canton
CHUNG HWA BOOK CO. LTD.

Reverse

Silver "junk" 1 Yuan coin at center.

Lettering:
THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA
PROMISES TO PAY BEARER ON DEMAND

ONE
SILVER
DOLLAR

CANTON
1949

CHUNG HWA BOOK CO. LTD.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
38 (1949) 

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