10 Sen, Japan, 1873

Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 sen coin, proof
Japan, 1873
Obverse Image: Dragon circling surrounded by a pearled border with Kanji and English text.
Obverse Text: Romanization: MEIJI / ROKU / DAI / NIHON / 10 / SEN (Translation: Year 6 of Meiji Great Japan 10 Sen).
Reverse Image: Denomination within wreath, blossom above.
Reverse Text: Romanization: JU / SEN (Translation: Ten Sen).
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1873
place made
Japan
Physical Description
aluminium (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 18 mm; 1/32 in x 23/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU60410.0025
catalog number
NU60410.0025
accession number
222037
Credit Line
Bullowa, Catherine
See more items in
Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

Comments

Add a comment about this object