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20 Yuan

20 Yuan -  obverse20 Yuan -  reverse

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Features

Country China - Republic
Type Standard banknote
Year 30 (1941)
Calendar Chinese republican
Value 20 Yuan (20)
Currency Yuan (1912-1948)
Composition Paper
Size 153 × 80 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 240
  • 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

Red and multicolor.
Portrait of Sun Yat-sen at left.

Lettering:
中央銀行
貳拾圓
中華民國三十年印
美商保安鈔票公司

Translation:
The Central Bank of China
20 Yuan
Printed in the 30th year of the Republic of China
American Security Banknote Company

Reverse

Brown.

Lettering:
THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA

TWENTY YUAN

1941

SECURITY BANKNOTE COMPANY

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
30 (1941)  P#240a; Signature 7 in black. Blue serial # and signature seals.
30 (1941)  P#240b; As a. but with red serial # and signature seals.
30 (1941)  P#240c; Signature 12 in brown as part of plate.
30 (1941)  P#240s; 2 part specimen.

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