1 Dollar, China, 1904

Description (Brief):

One (1) dollar coin, Kuang-hsu

Description (Brief)

China, Kiangnan Province, 1904

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Orthodox script surrounding rim, small circle of pearls with four characters inside.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: HAH / TSAO / CHU / KUAN / KIANG / NAN / CHA / KUANG / HSU / YUAN / PAO / FEN / ERH / ? / CH'I / P'ING / ? (Translation: Currency of the Kuang Hsu period, made in the province of Kiangnan, each coin equal to 10 standard cash.)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Front facing dragon, rosettes to the right and left.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: KIANG / NAN / PROVINCE / 7 / MACE / AND / 2 / CANDAREENS

Date Made: 1904

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, East Asian Coins

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0060.1084Catalog Number: 2017.0060.1084Accession Number: 2017.0060

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-83df-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1835092

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