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10 Cents, China, 1909

10 Cents, China, 1909

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 cent coin, Emperor Hsuan Tung
China, Szechuan Province, 1909
Obverse Image: Orthodox text in a beaded circle and Manchu script at the center.
Obverse Text: Romanization: HSUAN / TUNG / YUAN / PAO (The text above indicates the Szechuan Mint, while the text below denotes the 10 cent denomination.)
Reverse Image: Front view dragon, fiery ball has 6 flames; with text surrounding.
Reverse Text: SZECHUEN / PROVINCE. / 7.2 / CANDAREENS
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1909
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.1275
catalog number
2017.0060.1275
accession number
2017.0060
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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