20 Cents, China, 1912

Description (Brief):

One (1) 20 cent coin,

Description (Brief)

China, 1912

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Left-facing portrait of Yuan Shikai with mustache; English text above, all inside a pearled ring.

Description (Brief)


Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Crossed flags, military and national, with legends around; peach blossoms to right and left.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: Translation: THE / REPUBLIC / OF / CHINA / OPENING / OF / THE / COUNTRY / MEMORIAL / COIN.

Date Made: 1912

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

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


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0060.1305Catalog Number: 2017.0060.1305Accession Number: 2017.0060

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-ff11-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1837328

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