1 Oban

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Description (Brief)
One (1) oban coin, Genroku
Japan, 1695
Obverse Image: Four (4) stamps of the Pawlonia seal of the Tokugawas, india ink chaligraphy of the Goto family and mint master.
Obverse Text:
Reverse Image: Two (2) Pawlonia seals of the Tokugawas and the Goto family mark, and the initials of three die masters in triangular form in the lower left hand corner.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1695
issuing authority
Tokugawa Shogunate
ruler, general
Genroku
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
cloth (bag material)
gold (overall material)
Measurements
coin:;
ID Number
NU.68.159.5789
catalog number
68.159.5789
accession number
283645
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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