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10 Yen, Japan, 1968

10 Yen, Japan, 1968

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 yen coin
Japan, 1968
Obverse Image: Phoenix Hall of Byōdō-in, a Buddhist temple in Uji.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION] ("Japan" and "Ten Yen" in Japanese characters.)
Reverse Image: Bay laurel leaves.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION] (Forty-two (42) years in Japanese characters.)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1968
place made
Japan
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 23.5 mm; 1/32 in x 15/16 in
ID Number
2014.0094.51
accession number
2014.0094
catalog number
2014.0094.51
Credit Line
Kennedy, Frances
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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