1 Rin, Proof, Japan, 1874

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Description (Brief)
One (1) rin coin, proof
Japan, 1874
Obverse Image: Chrysanthemum Flower Seal in the center surrounded by text.
Obverse Text: Romanization: MEIJI / SHICHI / NEN / DAI / NIHON / 1 / RIN (Translation: Year 7 of Meiji Great Japan 1 Rin)
Reverse Image: Big kanji for the denomination.
Reverse Text: Romanization: ICHI / RIN (Translation: 1 Rin).
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1874
place made
Japan
Measurements
overall: 1.5 mm x 16 mm; 1/16 in x 5/8 in
ID Number
2017.0060.2741
catalog number
2017.0060.2741
accession number
2017.0060
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History