10 Mon, Japan, 1708

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Description (Brief)
One (1) hoei tsuho coin
Japan, 1708
Obverse Image: Four Japanese characters read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: HOEI / TSU / HO (Translation: Hoei currency).
Reverse Image: Four Japanese characters stamped onto rim.
Reverse Text: Romanization: EI / KYO / SEI / YO (Translation: For the Everlasting Use of the World).
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1708
place made
Japan
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 38 mm; 1/32 in x 1 1/2 in
ID Number
NU.32055.1419
catalog number
32055.1419
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