5 Jiao, China, 2001

5 Jiao, China, 2001

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 jiao coin
China, 2001
Obverse Image: China's emblem: Tian'anmen, "Gate of Heavenly Peace", gate to the forbidden city, 5 stars above it.
Obverse Text: ZHONGHUA / REMMIN / GONGHEGUO / ZHONGHUA / REMMIN / GONGHEGUO / 2001 (Translation: People's Bank of Chinese)
Reverse Image: Prunus mume blossom (also known as Chinese plum or Japanese apricot), value in Chinese and Piniyin.
Reverse Text: Romanization: 5 / JIAO / WU / JIAO
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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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