4 Mon, Japan, 1866

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 4 mon coin
Japan, 1866
Obverse Image: Four Kanji around square hole.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KAN / EI / TSU / HO (Translation: Reign of Kanei)
Reverse Image: Eleven waves with Kanji character at top.
Reverse Text: Romanization: MORI (Translation: Mint mark for Morioka).
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1866
place made
Nihon: Tōhoku-chihō, Morioka
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 28.5 mm; 1/32 in x 1 1/8 in
ID Number
NU.66.13692
catalog number
66.13692
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

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