20 Cash, China, 1922

Description (Brief):

One (1) 20 cash coin

Description (Brief)

China, Hunan Province, 1922

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Two crossed flags with foliage to right and left; Provincial Constitution.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: THE / REPUBLIC / OF / CHINA / TWENTY / CASH

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Wheat and foliage with blossom at center surrounded by a pearled rim, outer rim displays Chinese text.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]

[[Obverse Text]]THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA, TWENTYCASH

[[Reverse Text]] 湖南省憲成立紀念 當廿 中華民國十一年一月一日 [[transliteration]] HU / NAN / SHEN / XIAN / CHENG / LI / JI / NIAN, DANG / NIAN, ZHONG / HUA / MIN / GUO / SHI / YI / NIAN / YI / YUE / YI / RI [[translation]] Commemoration of the establishment of Constitution of Hunan Province, twenty cents, January the first, the eleventh year of the Republic of China

Date Made: 1922

Crowdsourcing: Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteersLocation: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0060.1395Catalog Number: 2017.0060.1395Accession Number: 2017.0060

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-fe78-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1837418

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