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#1 5 Yang Yr.30 (1893)
#2 10 Yang Yr.30 (1893)
#2A 20 Yang Yr.30 (1893)
#3 50 Yang Yr.30 (1893)
 
#26 5 Sen 1917 Japanese 5 Sen postage stamp affixed.
#7 10 Sen 1904 (Meiji yr. 37)
#20 10 Sen 1916 Taisho yr. 5
#23a 10 Sen 20.10.1919 Taisho yr.8. 7 character imprint.
#23b 10 Sen 20.10.1919 Taisho yr.8. 14 character imprint.
#27 10 Sen 1937 (Showa yr. 12)
#8 20 Sen 1904 (Meiji yr. 37)
#21 20 Sen 1916 Taisho yr. 5
#24 20 Sen 20.10.1919
#9 50 Sen 1904 (Meiji yr. 37)
#22 50 Sen 1916 Taisho yr. 5
#25a 50 Sen 20.10.1919 Taisho yr.8. 7 character imprint.
#25b 50 Sen 20.10.1919 Taisho yr.8. 14 character imprint.
#28a50 Sen 1937 (Showa yr. 12)
#28s 50 Sen Specimen with overprint: Mi-hon.
#4a 1 Yen 1902 (Meiji yr. 35)
#4b 1 Yen 1904 (Meiji yr. 37)
#10 1 Yen 1908 (Meiji yr. 40)
#13 1 Yen 1909 (Yung Hi yr. 3)
#17a 1 Yen Meiji yr. 44 (1911) Stylized serial# (Korean).
#17b 1 Yen Meiji yr. 44 (1911) Regular style serial# (Japanese).
#29a1 Yen ND(1932) Serial# and block#. Image provided by Banknoteheaven.com
#29s1 1 Yen Specimen. Overprint and perforated: Mi-hon.
#29s2 1 Yen Specimen. Overprint: Mi-hon.
#29s3 1 Yen As s2. Specimen. Punch hole cancelled.
#33a1 Yen ND(1944) Block# only.
#33s1 1 Yen Specimen. Overprint: Mi-hon.
#33s2 1 Yen Specimen. Overprint on face and back.
#38a1 Yen ND(1945) Block# only. W/out guilloche at center. Image provided by Banknoteheaven.com
#38s1 1 Yen Specimen, overprint and serial# on back.
#38s2 1 Yen Specimen with overprint in frame.
#38s3 1 Yen As s2. with overprint on face and back.
#38s4 1 Yen Specimen. Overprint Specimen on back.
#5a 5 Yen 1902 (Meiji yr. 35)
#5b 5 Yen 1904 (Meiji yr. 37)
#9A 5 Yen 1907 (Meiji yr. 39)
#11 5 Yen 1909 (Meiji yr. 41)
#14 5 Yen 1909 (Yung Hi yr. 3)
#18a 5 Yen Meiji yr. 44 (1911) Stylized serial# (Korean).
#18b 5 Yen Meiji yr. 44 (1911) Regular style serial# (Japanese).
#30a 5 Yen ND(1935) With 5 YEN at bottom.
#30s1 5 Yen Specimen. Overprint and perforated: Mi-hon.
#30s2 5 Yen Specimen. Overprint and punch hole cancelled.
#34a5 Yen ND(1944) W/out 5 YEN at bottom. Image provided by Banknoteheaven.com
#34s1 5 Yen Specimen. Overprint and perforated: Mi-hon.
#34s2 5 Yen Specimen. Overprint on face and back.
#34s3 5 Yen Specimen on back.
#39a5 Yen ND(1945) With block# only.
#39s 5 Yen Specimen on back.
#6a 10 Yen 1902 (Meiji yr. 35)
#6b 10 Yen 1904 (Meiji yr. 37)
#12 10 Yen 1909 (Meiji yr. 41)
#15 10 Yen 1909 (Yung Hi yr. 3)
#19a 10 Yen Meiji yr. 44 (1911) Stylized serial# (Korean).
#19b 10 Yen Meiji yr. 44 (1911) Regular style serial# (Japanese).
#31a10 Yen ND(1932) With 10 YEN at bottom.
#31s 10 Yen Specimen. Overprint and perforated: Mi-hon.
#35a10 Yen ND(1944) W/out 10 YEN at bottom.
#35s 10 Yen Specimen. Overprint and perforated: Mi-hon.
#36a10 Yen ND(1944) Watermark: 4 characters. Block# only.
#36b 10 Yen ND(1945) Watermark: Character and cherry blossoms.
#36s1 10 Yen Specimen. Overprint Mi-hon on face and back.
#36s2 10 Yen Specimen. Overprint Mi-hon on face.
#36s3 10 Yen Specimen. Overprint Specimen on back.
#36s4 10 Yen As b. Specimen. Overprint Mi-hon.
#40a10 Yen ND(1945) Block# 1; 2. W/out guilloche at center.
#40b 10 Yen ND(1946) Block# 3; 4.
#40s1 10 Yen Specimen. Special serial# on back.
#40s2 10 Yen Specimen. Overprint Specimen on back.
#40s3 10 Yen As b. Specimen. Overprint Mi-yo.
#16 100 Yen Meiji yr. 44 (1911) Purple on lilac and ochre.
#16A 100 Yen Meiji yr. 44 (1911) Blue.
#32a100 Yen ND(1938) With 100 YEN at bottom.
#32s 100 Yen Specimen. Overprint and punch hole cancelled.
#37a100 Yen ND(1944) W/out 100 YEN at bottom.
#37s1 100 Yen Specimen. Red overprint Mi-hon.
#37s2 100 Yen Specimen. Overprint Mi-hon on face and back.
#37s3 100 Yen Specimen. Vermilion overprint Mi-hon.
#41 100 Yen ND(1945) Like #37. Black. Blocks 1 and 2 only.
#42a 100 Yen ND(1945) Light purple.
#42s 100 Yen Specimen. Red overprint Mi-hon.
#42A 1000 Yen ND(1945)
 
#4310 Yen = 10 Won ND(1946)
#44 100 Yen = 100 Won ND(1946) Black.
#45 100 Yen = 100 Won ND(1946) Blue.
#46a 100 Yen = 100 Won ND(1947) Gray paper with watermark.
#46b100 Yen = 100 Won ND(1947) white paper w/out watermark. Image provided by Banknoteheaven.com
 
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