1 Dollar, China, 1899

1 Dollar, China, 1899

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar coin, Kuang Hsu
China, 1899
Obverse Image: Orthodox text in a beaded circle and around the rim.
Obverse Text: Translation: 25th / YEAR / OF / KUANG / HSU / PEIYANG / MADE / IN / PEIYANG
Reverse Image: Front view dragon (with 5 rows of scales) with fire ball; text surrounding, dots are between the inscriptions.
Reverse Text: 25th / YEAR / OF / KUANG / HUS / PEI / YANG.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1899
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.1014
catalog number
2017.0060.1014
accession number
2017.0060
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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