500 Yen, Specimen, Japan, 1994

Description (Brief)
One (1) 500 yen coin, specimen
Japan, 1994
Obverse Image: Airplane flying over Kansai International Airport.
Obverse Text: Romanization: NIHON / KUNI / GO / HYAKU / EN ( Translation: Japan, 500 Yen).
Reverse Image: A map of the Kansai region with the airport marked as an aircraft in a pentagonal ribbon with a loop at the bottom.
Reverse Text: Romanziation: KANSI / KOKUSAI / KUKO / KAIKO / 500 / EN / HEISEI / 6 / NEN (Translation: Opening of Kansai International Airport 500 Yen Year 6 of Heisei).
General Information: Commemorating the opening of the Kansai International Airport.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1994
issuing authority
Bank of Japan
place made
Japan
place of issue
Japan
Physical Description
cupro-nickel (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall: 2 mm x 26.5 mm; 3/32 in x 1 1/32 in
ID Number
1994.0320.0001
catalog number
1994.0320.0001
accession number
1994.0320
Credit Line
Bank of Japan
related event
Unlinked Event
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Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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