1/2 Dollar, China, 1910

Description (Brief):

One (1) 1/2 dollar coin, pattern, Hsuan T'ung

Description (Brief)

China, (1910)

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Above a circle are four Manchu characters, to the sides are floral designs, below is Chinese text; within a central pearled ring is Chinese Text.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Translation: (MANCHU TEXT) / GREAT / CHING / DYNASTY / SILVER / COIN / 50 / CENTS

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: In the center is a new dragon design surrounded by a pearled ring' beween the ring and the border are Chinese texts, to the right and left of the inner ring are two 7 pointed rosettes, below is English text.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Translation: MADE / DURING / THE / REIGN / OF / HSUEN / TUNG / 1/2 DOLLAR

Description (Brief)

General Information: Manchu and Chinese characters.

Date Made: 1910

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Tianjin, TianjinAssociated Place: China

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


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Chase Manhattan Bank

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.79.112.CM01033EAccession Number: 1979.1263Catalog Number: 79.112.CM01033E

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 33 yd; 1/32 in x 30.1752 m

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-57d3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_923081

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