1 Dollar, China, 1920

1 Dollar, China, 1920

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar coin
China, 1920
Obverse Image: Left-facing portrait of Yuan Shikai with text above, all inside a pearled ring.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CHUNG / HUA / MIN / KUO / NIEN / CHIU (Translation: Year nine.)
Reverse Image: Two Orthodox characters (I Yuan) in the center of a pearled circle with wreath.
Reverse Text: Romanization: I / YUAN
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1920
place made
China
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1.5 mm x 39 mm; 1/16 in x 1 17/32 in
ID Number
1986.0087.14
catalog number
1986.0087.14
accession number
1986.0087
Credit Line
Hebert, Raymond
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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