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banknote

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1981,0133.1

  • Denomination

    • yuan, 1
  • Description

    Banknote. Obverse printed in red. Reverse printed in multi-colour.(obverse) Woman driving tractor.
    (reverse) Shepherd on horseback with herd of sheep. Mountains in the background.

  • Authority

  • Date

    • 1960 (date on note)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 130 millimetres
    • Height: 52 millimetres
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    Exhibited:

    2008 10 Apr-14 Sept, London, BM, Icons of Revolution

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1981

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1981,0133.1

  • Banknote serial number

    • VII III IX 5182163
Shepherd on horseback with herd of sheep. Mountains in the background.

Shepherd on horseback with herd of sheep. Mountains in the background.

Reproduced by permission of the artist. © The Trustees of the British Museum

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