20 Cents, China, Kwangtung Province, 1890 - 1908

20 Cents, China, Kwangtung Province, 1890 - 1908

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 cent coin,
China, Kwangtung Province, 1890 - 1908
Obverse Image: Orthodox text in a beaded circle and around the rim, Manchu script at the center.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KUANG / HSU / YUAN / PAO / GUANG / DONG / SHENG / TSAO / LI / LIU / SAN / P'ING /
Reverse Image: Dragon-emblem in the center surrounded by clouds; rosettes to the right and left.
Reverse Text: KWANG- / TONG / PROVINCE / I / MACE / AND / 4.4 / CANDAREENS
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1890 - 1908
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 23.5 mm; 1/32 in x 15/16 in
ID Number
NU.NU69431
accession number
243539
catalog number
NU69431
Credit Line
Mrs. Ruth Donovan and Mrs. Margaret Kynaston
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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