5 Fen, Manchukuo, 1943

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 fen coin

Description (Brief)

Manchukuo, 1943

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Denomination in pearled circle, surrounded by Kanji text.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: DA / MANZHOU / GUO / 5 / KANGDE / SHI / NIAN (Translation: Greater Manchukuo, Kangde (or Puyi year) 10).

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Denomination surrounded by floral wreath with blossom above.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: GO/ FEN (Translation: Five Fen).

Description (Brief)

General Information: Chinese currency during Japanese control.

Date Made: 1943

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Manchukuo

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: 2017.0116.427Catalog Number: 2017.0116.427Accession Number: 2017.0116

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: aluminum (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 19 mm; 1/32 in x 3/4 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-58d1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1847775

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