5 Rin, Japan, 1917

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 rin coin
Japan, 1917
Obverse Image: Pawlonia flower (symbol of the Prime Minister's office and the Japanese government).
Obverse Text: Romanization: DAI / NIHON / ROKU / NEN (Translation: Great Japan, Taisho year 6)
Reverse Image: Denomination in a circular Floral design.
Reverse Text: Romanization: GO / RIN (Translation: Five Rin)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1917
associated date
1938
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 18.7 mm; 1/32 in x 3/4 in
ID Number
NU.66.13808
catalog number
66.13808
accession number
268682
Credit Line
Sebald, William J.
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History