10 Cents, China, 1914

10 Cents, China, 1914

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Description (Brief)
One (1)10 cent coin,
China, 1914
Obverse Image: Left-facing portrait of Yuan Shikai with text above, all inside a pearled ring.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CHUNG / HUA / MIN / KUO / NIEN / SAN (Translation: Year three.)
Reverse Image: Two Orthodox characters (I Jiao) in the center of a pearled circle with wreath.
Reverse Text: Romanization: ? / I / ? / MEI / SHIH / MEI / I / JIAO (Translation: Each 10 pieces equal to 1 Dollar)
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
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National Museum of American History
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