5000 Yen, Specimen, Japan, 1990

Description (Brief)
One (1) 5000 yen coin, specimen
Japan, 1990
Obverse Image: National Diet Building.
Obverse Text: Romanization: NIHON / KUNI / GO / SEN / EN (Translation: Japan, 5000 yen).
Reverse Image: Two winged lions flanking central floral design.
Reverse Text: Romanization: GIKAI / KAISETSU / HYAKU / NEN / 5000 / HEISEI / 2 / NEN (Translation: 100 years since establishment of congress 5000 Heisei Year 2).
General Information: Commemoration of the Centennial of the Diet.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1990
issuing authority
Bank of Japan
mint
Mint Bureau Ministry of Financ
place made
Japan
place of issue
Japan
Physical Description
silver (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall: 2 mm x 30 mm; 3/32 in x 1 3/16 in
ID Number
1991.0175.06
accession number
1991.0175
catalog number
91.175.06
Credit Line
Bank of Japan
related event
Unlinked Event
See more items in
Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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