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1 Sen, Japan, 1922

1 Sen, Japan, 1922

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Description (Brief)
One (1) sen coin
Japan, 1922
Obverse Image: Pawlonia flower (symbol of the Prime Minister's office and the Japanese government).
Obverse Text: Romanization: DAI / NIHON / TAISHO / JU / ICHI / NEN (Translation: Great Japan, Taisho year 11)
Reverse Image: Denomination in a circular Floral design.
Reverse Text: Romanization: ICHI / SEN (Translation: One Sen)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
date made
1922
associated date
1938
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 23 mm; 1/32 in x 29/32 in
ID Number
NU.66.13813
catalog number
66.13813
accession number
268682
Credit Line
Sebald, William J.
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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