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1 Shu Gin, Japan, 1824 - 1830

1 Shu Gin, Japan, 1824 - 1830

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Description (Brief)
One (1 ) shu gin coin
Japan, 1824 - 1830
Obverse Image: A Fundo, a conventional symbol for an official weight, an incuse stamp, the mint, and the name of the mint official.
Obverse Text: Romanization: ICHI / JU / ROKU / RYO ( Translation: One piece of the best quality silver exchangeable with sixteen ryo Koban.
Reverse Image: Fundo Shirushi and Kanji characters.
Reverse Text: Romanization: JO / GIN / ZA / JOZE (Translation: Guaranteed Ginza (Silver Mint) Joze (Mint Official) ). General Information: Reverse has been inverted.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1824 - 1830
place made
Japan
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 17.5 mm x 11 mm x 2 mm; 11/16 in x 7/16 in x 3/32 in
ID Number
2017.0060.2762
catalog number
2017.0060.2762
accession number
2017.0060
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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