1 Mameita Gin, Japan, 1859 - 1865

1 Mameita Gin, Japan, 1859 - 1865

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Description (Brief)
One (1) mameita gin
Japan, 1859 - 1865
Obverse Image: "God of Plenty: with other large characters, character for Ansei era on God's belly.
Obverse Text: Romanization: SEI (Translation: Ansei era).
Reverse Image: "God of Plenty" design.
Reverse Text: N/A
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bean money
date made
1859 - 1865
place made
Japan
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.5 mm x 17.5 mm; 7/32 in x 11/16 in
ID Number
2017.0060.2768
catalog number
2017.0060.2768
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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