One peso - Japanese occupation currency used in the Philippines

Production date
1942-1943
Description
During the World War Two Japanese occupation of the Philippines, the Japanese Imperial Government introduced the Philippine fiat peso. The money was introduced to control the economy.

Media/Materials
paper
Measurements
68 x 159 mm
Production place
Collection
Department Collection Type
Credit line
Gift of Mrs Eleanor Ormsby.
Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
Accession number
2002/24/2

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