1 Shu Kin, Japan, 1818 - 1850

Description (Brief):

One (1) shu coin

Description (Brief)

Japan, 1818 - 1850

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Kiri crests top, denomination at the center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: ICHI / SHU (Translation: One Shu )

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Characters for the Mint Official and his signature.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: MITSU / TSUGU (Translation: For engraver Shozaburo Mitsutsugu).

Date Made: 1818 - 1850Period Of Administration: 1818 - 1830

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: JapanAssociated Place: Japan

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


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Capron, Horace

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.10972.883Catalog Number: 10972.883Collector/Donor Number: 883Accession Number: 10972

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: gold (overall material)Measurements: overall: 11.5 mm x 11.5 mm x 1.5 mm; 7/16 in x 7/16 in x 1/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-7cc8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_921095

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