50 Cents Central Reserve Bank of China

50 Cents (Central Reserve Bank of China) - obverse50 Cents (Central Reserve Bank of China) - reverse

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Issuer Reformed Government of the Republic of China (Japanese puppet states in China)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1940
Value 50 Cents (0.50)
Currency Yuan
Composition Paper
Size 124 × 66 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# J18
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, United States.
And 2 more volumes.


Sun Yat Sen Mausoleum at centre. Red brown. 2 rd seals at bottom and 2 block numbers in red at bottom. chinese on front.



Lettering: The central Reserve Bank of China 50 Fifty Cents 50 Governor Vice Governor


The Central Reserve Bank of China was a Japanese puppet bank based in Nanking .

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1940)  83% w/o imprint , with block number
ND (1940)  17% W/o imprint with block letter and number

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Auction 64
Lot 927
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Aug 17, 2022 Undetermined VF USD 7.43
(EUR 7.00)
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