The Bank of Japan issued Japanese Yen banknotes in 10 different denominations, including this 10000 Japanese Yen banknote (Yukichi Fukuzawa). They are part of the withdrawn Japanese Yen banknotes series. The Bank of Japan started issuing these 10000 Japanese Yen banknotes in 1984. They were withdrawn from circulation in 2004.
This 10000 yen banknote shows Yukichi Fukuzawa, Japanese author. Text on the paper note reads ‘Nippon Gingko’. The backside of the ¥10,000 bill features two pheasants.