5000 Yen, Specimen, Japan, 1990

5000 Yen, Specimen, Japan, 1990

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5000 yen coin, specimen
Japan, 1990
Obverse Image: National Diet Building.
Obverse Text: Romanization: NIHON / KUNI / GO / SEN / EN (Translation: Japan, 5000 yen).
Reverse Image: Two winged lions flanking central floral design.
Reverse Text: Romanization: GIKAI / KAISETSU / HYAKU / NEN / 5000 / HEISEI / 2 / NEN (Translation: 100 years since establishment of congress 5000 Heisei Year 2).
General Information: Commemoration of the Centennial of the Diet.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Date made
issuing authority
Bank of Japan
place made
place of issue
Physical Description
silver (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
overall: 2.5 mm x 30 mm; 3/32 in x 1 3/16 in
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Credit Line
Bank of Japan
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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