Meiji Tsu Ho, Japan, 1868 - 1912

Description (Brief):

One (1) Meiji tsu ho coin

Description (Brief)

Japan, 1868 - 1912

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Four Kanji characters read top, bottom, right, left.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: MEIJI / TSU / HO (Translation: Current Treasure of Meiji).

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Kanji at top and bottom.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: HACHI / CASH (Translation: 8 Cash).

Date Made: 1868 - 1912

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Japan

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

Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Mendel Peterson

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.NU81047.540Catalog Number: NU81047.540Accession Number: 253346

Object Name: coin

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

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-4c94-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1850980

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.