1 Dollar, China, 1932

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar coin,
China, 1932
Obverse Image: Sun Yat Sen's head to the left in profile, above Chinese text denoting the date.
Obverse Text: Translation: 21st / YEAR / OF / THE / REPUBLIC
Reverse Image: Sailing junk at sea; to the right and left are two Chinese characters denominating the coin; three geese fly above and the sun is rising on the lower left.
Reverse Text: Romanization: ONE / YUAN
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1932
associated date
1911 - 1949
issuing authority
Sun Yat Sen
place made
China
associated place
Unlinked Place
Physical Description
metal, silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 mm x 40 mm; 3/32 in x 1 9/16 in
ID Number
NU.NU63544.1
catalog number
NU63544.1
accession number
234049
Credit Line
Olga E. Raymond in memory of Wayte Raymond
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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