10 Yen, Proof, Japan, 1952

10 Yen, Proof, Japan, 1952

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 yen coin, proof
Japan, 1952
Obverse Image: Phoenix Hall (Hōōdō Temple, Byōdō-in) in center with Country name on top and value below.
Obverse Text: Romanization: NIHON / JU / EN (Translation: Japan, 10 Yen)
Reverse Image: Denomination with foliage wreath surrounding.
Reverse Text: Romanization: 10 / SHOWA / NI / JU / SHICHI / NEN (Translation: 10, Showa year 27).
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overall: 1.5 mm x 24.5 mm; 1/16 in x 31/32 in
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
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National Museum of American History
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