10 Sen, Japan, 1941

Description (Brief):

One (1) 10 sen coin

Description (Brief)

Japan, 1941

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Double petal cherry blossom flanked by dots with authority on top and date below

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: DAI / NIHON / ICHI / SHOWA / JU / ROKU / NEN (Translation: Great Japan, One, Show year 16)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Chrysanthemum flanked by dots with value above and paulownia foliage below.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: JU / SEN (Translation: Ju Sen)

Date Made: 1941

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: 2017.0060.2805Catalog Number: 2017.0060.2805Accession 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/ng49ca746b3-2ebc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1843489

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