14 Yang, Korea, 1895

1/4 Yang, Korea, 1895

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 1/4 yang coin
Korea, 1895
Obverse Image: Two dragons, date above, denomination below.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CH'AO / XIAN / KAIGUO / SIBAI / WU / NIAN / 1/4 / YANG (Translation: Great Korean Founded 504 Years ago, Two Chon Five Fun 1/4 Yang)
Reverse Image: Ouyat Blossoms, The Royal Crest of the Korean Empire above, denomination in wreath below.
Reverse Text: Romanization ER / QIAN / WU / FEN (Translation: Two Chon FIve Fun)
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Physical Description
copper-nickel (overall material)
overall: 1.5 mm x 20.5 mm; 1/16 in x 13/16 in
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Credit Line
Raymond, Mrs. Wayte
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East Asian Coins
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National Museum of American History
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