1 Fun, Korea, 1895

1 Fun, Korea, 1895

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Description (Brief)
One (1) fun coin
Korea, 1895
Obverse Image: Dragon within beaded circle.
Obverse Text: Romanization: DA / CH'AO / XIAN / KAIGUO / YI / SIBAI / NIAN / 1 / FUN (Translation: Great Korean Opening National 504 1 Fun)
Reverse Image: Denomination within wreath below flower.
Reverse Text: Romanization: YI / FEN (Translation: 1 Fun)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1895
place made
Korea
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 23.4 mm; 1/32 in x 29/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU90231.1
catalog number
NU90231.1
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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