5 Rin, Japan, 1917

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 rin coin

Description (Brief)

Japan, 1917

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Obverse Image: Pawlonia flower (symbol of the Prime Minister's office and the Japanese government).

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Obverse Text: Romanization: DAI / NIHON / ROKU / NEN (Translation: Great Japan, Taisho year 6)

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Reverse Image: Denomination in a circular Floral design.

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Reverse Text: Romanization: GO / RIN (Translation: Five Rin)

Date Made: 1917Associated Date: 1938

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: JapanAssociated Place: Japan

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

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Credit Line: Sebald, William J.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.66.13808Catalog Number: 66.13808Accession Number: 268682

Object Name: Coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 18.7 mm; 1/32 in x 3/4 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-49da-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1839294

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