10 Sen, Japan, 1920

Description (Brief):

One (1) 10 sen coin

Description (Brief)

Japan, 1920

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Flower cartouche around hole and text on wave pattern.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: DAI / NIHON / TAISHO / JU / SHICHI / NEN (Translation: Great Japan, Taisho year 14).

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Value (in Japanese kanji text) with stylized chrysanthemum flower (Imperial Seal of Japan) at top and branches of the Paulownia Flower below; hole through center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: JU / SEN (Translation:10 Sen).

Date Made: 1920

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Japan

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


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0060.2792Catalog Number: 2017.0060.2792Accession Number: 2017.0060

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1.5 mm x 22 mm; 1/16 in x 7/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-2e10-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1843476

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.