1 Dollar, China, 1921

Description (Brief):

One (1) dollar coin, President Hsu Shih Chang

Description (Brief)

China, 1921

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Left-facing portrait of President Hsu Shih Chang in civilian clothes without hat.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: N/A

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: In center pavillion, scene which shows four attendants filing up the steps into the building; to the left of the pavilion four Chinese characters are inscribed.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Translation: BENEVOLENT / BIRTHDAYS / ALWAYS / CONTINUE / CHINESE / REPUBLIC / 10th / YEAR / 9th / MONTH / COMMEMORATIVE / COIN

Date Made: 1921

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: ChinaAssociated Place: China

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

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Credit Line: Chase Manhattan Bank

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.79.112.CM02160Accession Number: 1979.1263Catalog Number: 79.112.CM02160

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 2 mm x 39.5 mm; 3/32 in x 1 9/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-6920-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_922548

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