10 Yuan, China, 1919

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 yuan coin,
China,1919
Obverse Image: Bust of Yuan Shih-kai as Hung Hsien.
Obverse Text:
Reverse Image: Open wreath with denomination in center, Chinese characters above.
Reverse Text: Translation: I0 / DOLLARS / MADE / IN / THE / 8th / YEAR / OF / THE / CHINESE / REPUBLIC
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1919
issuing authority
Yuan Shih-Kai
place made
China
associated place
China
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 22.1 mm; 1/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.5851
catalog number
68.159.5851
accession number
283645
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History