20 Cents, China, n.d.

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 cent coin
China, Fukien Province, n.d.
Obverse Image: In the center, an abacus, sickle, axe, riffle and book in a pile (illustrating the notion of merchant, workman, farmer, soldier, and literati); to the right and left is the number "2," Chinese text above.
Obverse Text: Translation: NATIONAL / GOVERNMENT / 2 / 2 / 16TH / YEAR / OF / THE / CHINESE / REPUBLIC
Reverse Image: In the center 2 crossed national flags surrounded by beaded circle, Chinese text above and below.
Reverse Text: Translation: MEMORIAL / OF / VICTORY / O / THE / REVOLUTIONARY / ARMY'S / NORTHERN / EXPEDITION / 20 / CENTS / SILVER / COIN
Location
Currently not on view
date made
n.d.
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.1386
catalog number
2017.0060.1386
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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