5 Sen, Japan, 1935

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 sen coin

Description (Brief)

Japan, 1935

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Flourishes around center hole with authority and date surrounding.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: DAI / NIHON / SHOWA / JU / NEN (Translation: Great Japan, Showa year 10).

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Bird with wings spread below hole in center with rays of sun on upper 1/2 of border with chrysanthemum flanked by value.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: GO / SEN (Translation: 5 Sen).

Date Made: 1935

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Japan

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


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Howard F. Bowker Family

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0116.344Catalog Number: 2017.0116.344Accession Number: 2017.0116

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: nickel (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1.3 mm x 19 mm; 1/16 in x 3/4 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-5221-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1846448

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