China, Temple of Heaven 10 yuan, 1940 (P85) Fine condition

Printed by the Amercian Banknote Company and dated 1940.
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China, Temple of Heaven 10 yuan, 1940.

One of the most popular tourist sites for visitors to Beijing is the Temple of Heaven. Constructed in the 15th century and one of the most holy places for the Ming and Qing emperors. A vignette of this impressive structure appears on the back of this 10 yuan note dated 1940 and printed by the American Banknote Company with a portrait of Sun Yat Sen on the front (P85)