Kanei Tsuho, Japan, 1668

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Description (Brief)
One (1) kanei tsuho coin, Shogun Tokugawa Ietsuna
Japan, 1668
Obverse Image: Kanji read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KAN / EI / TSU / HO (Translation: Currency of the Kanei period).
Reverse Image: Mintmark to the left.
Reverse Text: Romanization: BUN (For Edo (modern day Tokyo).
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1668
place made
Japan
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: .5 mm x 22 mm; 1/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.32055.1428
catalog number
32055.1428
accession number
32055
Credit Line
Bequest of George B. Glover
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History