Regular Membership Medal, the Japanese Red Cross, Japan, 1946

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One (1) Regular Membership Medal, the Japanese Red Cross

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Japan, 1946

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Obverse Image: Bamboo Paulownia (Kiri crest) wreath to the right and left of the Red Cross emblem, above a phoenix O-tori, all surrounded in a pearled border.

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Obverse Text: Romanization: N/A

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Reverse Image: Two lines of Kanji.

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Reverse Text: Romanization: MEIJI / NI / JU / ICHI / NEN / NIHON / SEKI / JU / JISHA (Translation: Meiji 21st year, Japan Red Cross).

Date Made: 1946

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Japan

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

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Credit Line: Howard F. Bowker Family

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0116.314Catalog Number: 2017.0116.314Accession Number: 2017.0116

Object Name: medal

Physical Description: aluminum (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1.9 mm x 29 mm; 1/16 in x 1 5/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-723b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1846403

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