31 svibnja 2010

Japan 1000 yen (P#96), 1963 (New country - many thanks to Jay, USA)

Prince Itō Hirobumi, (16 October 1841–26 October 1909) was a Samurai of Chōshū Domain, Japanese statesman, four time Prime Minister of Japan (the 1st, 5th, 7th and 10th), genrō and Resident-General of Korea. Itō was assassinated by An Jung-geun, a Korean nationalist who was against the annexation of Korea by the Japanese Empire. Suematsu Kenchō was Itō’s son-in-law, having married his second daughter, Ikuko. Read more...

The Bank of Japan (Nippon Ginkō) is the central bank of Japan. The Bank is often called Nichigin for short. It has its headquarters in Chuo, Tokyo. Read more...

1 komentar:

  1. Your welcome Goran, I hope you truly do enjoy it in your collection. It's a beautiful note.