20 Cents, Szechuan, China, ca 1902, Proof

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 cent coin, proof
Szechuan, China, ca 1902
Obverse Image: Chinese ideograms.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KUANG / HSU / YUAN / PAO / TSAO / SHENG / SICHUAN / LI / BA / SHI / P'ING (Translation: Currency of the Kuang Hsu period, made in the Szechuan Province in the 18th (?) Year of Emperor Kuang-hsu)
Reverse Image: Dragon with 7 flames on pearl below mouth.
Reverse text: SZECHUEN PROVINCE / 1 MACE AND 44 CANDAREENS
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1902
ca 1902
place made
Zhonghua: Szechuan
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: .15 cm x 2.35 cm; 1/16 in x 15/16 in
ID Number
2016.0056.019
accession number
2016.0056
catalog number
2016.0056.019
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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