1 Rin, Proof, Japan, 1874

1 Rin, Proof, Japan, 1874

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Description (Brief)
One (1) rin coin, proof
Japan, 1874
Obverse Image: Chrysanthemum Flower Seal in the center surrounded by text.
Obverse Text: Romanization: MEIJI / SHICHI / NEN / DAI / NIHON / 1 / RIN (Translation: Year 7 of Meiji Great Japan 1 Rin)
Reverse Image: Big kanji for the denomination.
Reverse Text: Romanization: ICHI / RIN (Translation: 1 Rin).
Currently not on view
Object Name
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place made
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 11 mm; 1/32 in x 7/16 in
ID Number
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collector/donor number
563 - 60
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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