20 Cents, China, n.d.

20 Cents, China, n.d.

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 cent coin, Emperor Hsuan T'ung
China, Fengtien, n.d.
Obverse Image: Orthodox text in a beaded circle and Manchu script around the rim;5 petalled flower at center
Obverse Text: Translation: MADE / IN / THE / THREE / EASTERN / PROVINCES /
Reverse Image: Front view dragon with 7 rows of scales, tail ending in 7 splits, fiery ball has 6 flames and 3 dots; 6-pointed stars to right and left with text surrounding alongside rim.
Reverse Text: Romanization: MANCHURIAN / PROVINCES / I / MACE / AND / 44 / CANDAREENS
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
n.d.
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.1063
catalog number
2017.0060.1063
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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