1 Chon, Korea, 1906

1 Chon, Korea, 1906

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 chon coin, Koang Mu
Korea, 1906
Obverse Image: Dragon, date above, denomination below.
Obverse Text: Romanization: DAHAN / LONG / XI / ER / NIAN / ILJYEON / 10 / CHON (Translation: Great Korea, 2nd year of Yung Hi, Ten chon (ten jeon))
Reverse Image: Denomination (in Korean hanja text) surrounded by wreath and plum flower (Imperial Seal of Korea).
Reverse Text: Romanization: SHI / CHON (or ju sen) (Translation: Ten chon (or jeon))
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Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 18 mm; 1/32 in x 23/32 in
ID Number
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Credit Line
Howard F. Bowker Family
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East Asian Coins
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National Museum of American History
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