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1 Jiao, China, 2000

1 Jiao, China, 2000

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Description (Brief)
One (1) jiao coin
China, 2000
Obverse Image: Orchid blossom with Chinese text below.
Obverse Text: ZHONGGUO / REMMIN / YINHANG (Translation: People's Bank of Chinese)
Reverse Image: The numeral 1 surrounded by Chinese calligraphy and the year 2000
Reverse Text: Romanization: CHUNG / KUO / JEN / MIN / YIN / HANG / I / JIAO / YI / 2000 (Translation: People's Bank of China, one jiao / YI / 2000)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
2000
Physical Description
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 19.05 mm; 1/32 in x 3/4 in
ID Number
2003.0323.0005
catalog number
2003.0323.0005
accession number
2003.0323
Credit Line
Doty, Richard
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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