1 Chon, Korea, 1906

1 Chon, Korea, 1906

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Description (Brief)
One (1) chon coin
Korea, 1906
Obverse Image: Imperial eagle facing left within beaded circle.
Obverse Text: Romanization: DAEHAN / GUANGWU / SHI / NIAN / 1 / CHON (Translation: Korea Gwangmu Year Ten 1 Chon)
Reverse Image: Denomination within wreath below flower.
Reverse Text: Romanization: YI / CHON (Translation: 1 Chon)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1906
associated date
1949
alternate calendar date
1368
issuing authority
Jordan, Hashemite Kingdom of
place made
Korea
associated place
Unlinked Place
Physical Description
copper-nickel (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1.5 mm x 28 mm; 1/16 in x 1 3/32 in
ID Number
NU.71.105.2316
catalog number
71.105.2316
accession number
297845
Credit Line
Jaeschke, Carl H.
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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