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1 Mameita Gin, Japan, n.d.

1 Mameita Gin, Japan, n.d.

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Description (Brief)
One (1) mameita gin
Japan, n.d.
Obverse Image: Inscribed but difficult to read.
Obverse Text: Difficult to read.
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Currently not on view
Object Name
bean money
date made
place made
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 24.5 mm x 7 mm x 9 mm; 31/32 in x 9/32 in x 11/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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