4 Mon, Japan, 1866

4 Mon, Japan, 1866

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 4 mon coin
Japan, 1866
Obverse Image: Four Kanji around square hole.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KAN / EI / TSU / HO (Translation: Reign of Kanei)
Reverse Image: Eleven waves with Kanji character at top.
Reverse Text: Romanization: MITO (Translation: for Mito mint mark).
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
place made
Japan: Ibaraki, Mito
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 28 mm; 1/32 in x 1 3/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Sebald, William
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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