100 Yen, Japan, 1957

100 Yen, Japan, 1957

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 100 yen coin
Japan, 1957
Obverse Image: Phoenix with Kanji surrounding.
Obverse Text: Romanization: NIPPON / KUNI / HYAKU / EN (Translation: Japanese 100 Yen)
Reverse Image: Sacred mirror design with Kanji and English text surrounding.
Reverse Text: Romanization: SHOWA / SAN / JU / NI / NEN / 100 / EN (Translation: Showa 32 100 Yen)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1957
alternate calendar date
30
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1.5 mm x 22.5 mm; 1/16 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.433
catalog number
79.112.433
accession number
1979.1263
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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Data Source
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