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10 Cents, China, 1898

10 Cents, China, 1898

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 cent coin, Emperor Hsuan T'ung
China, Fengtien, 1898
Obverse Image: Orthodox text in a beaded circle and Manchu script around the rim.
Obverse Text: Romanization: Needs Translation.
Reverse Image: Front view dragon with incuse fire; with text surrounding.
Reverse Text: Romanization: NIEN / SSU / SHIH / ERH / KUANG HSUAN / T'UNG / YUAN / PAO / CHIANG / SU
Description
[[obverse text]]一角 [[tansliteration]] YI / JIAO [[transltion]] 10 cents
[[reverse text]]奉天省造光緒二十四年 [[transliteration]] FENG / TIAN / SHENG / ZAO / GUANG / XU / ER / SHI / SI / NIAN [[translation]] Produced in Fengtian Province at twenty third year of Guangxu
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1898
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.1043
catalog number
2017.0060.1043
accession number
2017.0060
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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