1 Mameita Gin, Japan, 1740

Description (Brief):

One (1) mameita gin coin, Emperor Sakuramachi

Description (Brief)

Japan, ca 1740

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: God of Plenty character.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: N/A

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Reverse Image: Character for treasure, several era indicators.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: HO / BUN (Translation: Bunsei treasure).

Date Made: 1740

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: 2017.0060.2856Catalog Number: 2017.0060.2856Accession Number: 2017.0060

Object Name: bean money

Physical Description: silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5.5 mm x 11.5 mm; 7/32 in x 7/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-73d5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1848039

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