20 Cents, China, 1929

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 cent coin
China, Kwangtung Province, 1929
Obverse Image: Denomination in Chinese text at center surrounded by an open wreath, with Chinese text above denoting the date, below denoting the mint; and a 9 pointed star as rosettes to the right and left.
Obverse Text: Translation: 20 / CHINESE / REPUBLIC / 18th / YEAR / MADE / IN / KWANGTUNG / PROVINCE
Reverse Image: Sun Yat Sen's head in profile facing left.
Reverse Text:
Currently not on view
date made
place made
Zhonghua: Kuang-tung
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 23.5 mm; 1/32 in x 15/16 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Pelham, Herbert
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Data Source
National Museum of American History