1 Rin, Japan, 1883

Description (Brief):

One (1) rin coin

Description (Brief)

Japan, 1883

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Chrysanthemum Flower Seal in the center surrounded by text.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: MEIJI / JU / ROKU / NEN / DAI / NIHON / 1 / RIN (Translation: Year 16 of Meiji Great Japan 1 Rin)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Big kanji for the denomination.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: ICHI / RIN (Translation: 1 Rin).

Date Made: 1883

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: 2017.0116.367Catalog Number: 2017.0116.367Accession Number: 2017.0116

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: bronze (overall material)Measurements: overall: .5 mm x 15.5 mm; 1/32 in x 5/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-50a9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1846478

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