5 Cents, Szechuan, China, ca 1902, Proof

5 Cents, Szechuan, China, ca 1902, Proof

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 cent coin, proof
Szechuan, China, ca 1902
Obverse Image: Orthodox text in a beaded circle and Manchu script at the center.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TSAO / CHU / KUAN / SZECHUAN / KUANG / YUAN / LI / SSU / FEN / SSU / I / P'ING (Translation: Currency of the Kuan-hsu period (written in Manchu script in the center and Orthodox surrounding), Szechuan Province, 7.2 Candareens)
Reverse Image: Dragon with 7 flames on pearl below mouth.
Reverse text: SZECHUEN PROVINCE / 3.6 CANDAREENS
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1902
place made
Zhonghua: Szechuan
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: .1 cm x 1.6 cm; 1/32 in x 5/8 in
ID Number
2016.0056.020
accession number
2016.0056
catalog number
2016.0056.020
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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