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50 Yuan

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Features

Country China - Republic
Type Standard banknote
Year 25 (1936)
Calendar Chinese republican
Value 50 Yuan (50)
Currency Yuan (1912-1948)
Composition Paper
Size 172 × 90 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 219
  • 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

Dark blue and brown on multicolor underprint.
Portrait of Sun Yat-sen at left.

Lettering:
中央銀行
伍拾圓
中華民國二十五年印
英國華德路公司製

Translation:
The Central Bank of China
50 Yuan
Printed in the 25th year of the Republic of China
Waterlow & Sons limited, London

Reverse

Red.
Palace in Peking.

Lettering:
THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA

FIFTY YUAN
NATIONAL CURRENCY

1936

WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED, LONDON.

Watermark

Sun Yat-sen

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
25 (1936)  P#219a; Signature 11 in red.
25 (1936)  P#219b; Overprint: Chungking in Chinese at left and right and in English at upper center on back. Signature 10 in black.
25 (1936)  P#219c; Overprint: Tibetan characters on face and back.

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