5 Won, South Korea, 1991

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 won coin
South Korea, 1991
Obverse Image: Geobukseon (Turtle Ship), Korean battleship used from the 15th to the 19th century, denomination and "Bank of Korea" in Hangul script.
Obverse Text: O / WON / HANGUG - EUNHAENG (Translation: Five Won Bank of Korea).
Reverse Image: English script with denomination and "Bank of Korea."
Reverse Text: 5 / THE / BANK / OF / KOREA / 1991
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1991
place made
Korea
place of issue
Korea
Physical Description
cupro-zinc (overall metal)
6 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall: 1.4 mm x 20.4 mm; 1/16 in x 13/16 in
ID Number
1991.0663.0014
catalog number
1991.0663.0014
accession number
1991.0663
catalog number
91.663.14
Credit Line
Bank of Korea
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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