10 Mun, Korea, 1888

10 Mun, Korea, 1888

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 mun coin
Korea, 1888
Obverse Image: Obverse Image: Two circling dragons in a pearled border with Chinese, Korean, and English text surrounding.
Obverse Text: Romanization: DA / CHAOXIAN / KAIGUO / SIBAI / JIUSHIQI / NIAN (Translation: Great Korea Opening Four Hundred and Ninety Seven years)
Reverse Image: Denomination within wreath below flower.
Reverse Text: Romanization: SHI / MUN (Translation: 10 Mun)
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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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