1 Dollar, United Kingdom, 1899

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar coin, British Trade Dollar
United Kingdom, 1899
Obverse Image: Standing figure of Britannia holding trident and shield with merchant ship in background, date in exergue.
Obverse Text: ONE DOLLAR / 1899
Reverse Image: Chinese characters and Jawi script in ornamental flower.
Reverse Text: Romanization: YI / YUAN / ساتو رڠڬية‎ ( Translation: One Yuan, One Ringgit)
General Information: Chopmarked on obverse and reverse (TING / TAO / FANG).
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1899
place made
United Kingdom
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.5 mm x 39 mm; 3/32 in x 1 17/32 in
ID Number
2017.0116.444
catalog number
2017.0116.444
accession number
2017.0116
Credit Line
Howard F. Bowker Family
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History