10 Sen, Japan, 1875

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 sen coin, proof
Japan, 1875
Obverse Image: Dragon circling surrounded by a pearled border with Kanji and English text.
Obverse Text: Romanization: MEIJI / HACHI / DAI / NIHON / 10 / SEN (Translation: Year 8 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
1875
place made
Japan
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1.5 mm x 18.5 mm; 1/16 in x 23/32 in
ID Number
2017.0060.2714
catalog number
2017.0060.2714
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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