20 Cents, China, n.d.

20 Cents, China, n.d.

<< >>
Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 cent coin
China, Fukien Province, n.d.
Obverse Image: In the center, character for Fukien mint, surrounded by four CHinese characters in a circle, around that is another line of CHinese text denoting the Mint, to the right and left are two more characters standing for the date, to the bottom is a final line of text.
Obverse Text: Translation: FUKIEN / CHINESE / CURRENCY / MADE / IN / THE / BUREAU / OF / THE / FUKIEN / TUTUH / 1911 / KUPING / 1 / MACE / 44 / CANDAREENS
Reverse Image: Center character for Fukien within a circle, surrounded by a flower with 16 petals, followed by 18 small circles each joined by a line (representing the 18 Provinces), Chinese text above and below with small rosettes to the right and left.
Reverse Text: Romanization: MADE / IN / FOO- / KIEN / MINT / 7.2 / CANDAREENS
Location
Currently not on view
date made
n.d.
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.1383
catalog number
2017.0060.1383
accession number
2017.0060
See more items in
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

Comments

Add a comment about this object