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10 Sen, Japan, 1933

10 Sen, Japan, 1933

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 sen coin
Japan, 1933
Obverse Image: Image of sacred mirror with Kanji above and below; hole through center.
Obverse Text: Romanization: DAI / NIHON / SHOWA / HACHI / NEN (Translation: Great Japan, Showa year 8).
Reverse Image: Value (in Japanese kanji text) with stylized chrysanthemum flower (Imperial Seal of Japan) at top and branches of the Paulownia Flower below; hole through center.
Reverse Text: Romanization: JU / SEN (Translation:10 Sen).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1933
place made
Japan
Physical Description
copper-nickel (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1.3 mm x 22 mm; 1/16 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.86.0800.1015
catalog number
86.0800.1015
accession number
1986.0800
Credit Line
Peterson, Mendel
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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