500 Yen, Specimen, Japan, 1988

Description (Brief):

One (1) 500 yen coin, specimen

Description (Brief)

Japan, 1988

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Panoramic view of the Seto Bridge from Okayama Prefecture.

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Obverse Text: Romanization: NIHON / KUNI / GO / HYAKU / EN (Translation: Japan, Five Hundred yen)

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Reverse Image: An illustration of the new route connecting Shikoku and Honshu.

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Reverse Text: Romanization: SEIKAN / TON'NERU / KAITSU / 500 / EN / SHOWA / 63 / NEN (Translation: Seikan tunnel opening

Description (Brief)

500 yen Year 63 of Showa).

Description (Brief)

Rim Text: SEITO / BRIDGE / '88

Date Made: 1988

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Japan

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: The Bank of Japan through Mitsuo Fujimoto, Manager, Cash Department

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.88.0770.03Catalog Number: 88.0770.03Accession Number: 1988.0770

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper-nickel (overall material)Measurements: overall: 2.5 mm x 30 mm; 3/32 in x 1 3/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-7858-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1840541

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