100 Won, Korea, 1971

100 Won, Korea, 1971

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 100 won coin
Korea, 1971
Obverse Image: Admiral Yi Sun-sin (1545-1598), Korea national hero, with Korean legend "Bank of Korea" below and denomination in Hangul.
Obverse Text: Romanization: BAEG / WON / HANGUG - EUNHAENG (Translation: Five Hundred Won Bank of Korea).
Reverse Image: Numerical denomination and date within circular design.
Reverse Text: 100 / 1971 General Information: Copper-zinc
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Physical Description
copper (overall material)
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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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