5 Cents, China, 1902-1908

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 cent coin, Emperor Kuang-hsu
China, Fukien Province, 1902-1908
Obverse Image: Orthodox text in a beaded circle and Manchu script at the center.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TSAO / CHU / KUAN / CHIEN / FU / 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), Fukien Province, 3.6 Candareens)
Reverse Image: New large dragon design with two small roses-one to each side; with text surrounding.
Reverse Text: FOO-KIEN / PROVINCE. / 3.6 / CANDAREENS
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1902-1908
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.1068
catalog number
2017.0060.1068
accession number
2017.0060
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Data Source
National Museum of American History