12 Rupee, China, 1903

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 1/2 rupee coin, Kuang Hsu
China, Szechuan Province, 1903
Obverse Image: Bust of Emperor Guangxu facing left
Obverse Text:
Reverse Image: Four Orthodox characters with leafed ornamentation surrounding.
Reverse Text: Translation: Struck in the Province of Sichuan
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1903
period of administration
1875 - 1108
issuing authority
Kuang Hsw
ruler, general
Ch'ing
place made
Zhonghua: Sichuan
associated place
China
Unlinked Place
Physical Description
metal, gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 24.4 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
NU.70.1.18
catalog number
70.1.18
accession number
287896
Credit Line
McCormick
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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