1 Yang, Korea, 1892

1 Yang, Korea, 1892

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Description (Brief)
One (1) yang coin
Korea, 1892
Obverse Image: Dragon within beaded circle.
Obverse Text: Romanization: DA / CH'AO / XIAN / KAIGUO / WUBAI / YI / NIAN / 1 / YANG (Translation: Great Korean Opening National 501 Years 1 Yang)
Reverse Image: Denomination within wreath below flower.
Reverse Text: Romanization IL / NYANG (Translation: 1 Yang)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1892
place made
Korea
Physical Description
copper-nickel (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1.5 mm x 23 mm; 1/16 in x 29/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU90224
catalog number
NU90224
accession number
259971
Credit Line
Raymond, Mrs. Wayte
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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