Kanei Tsuho, Japan, 19th century

Kanei Tsuho, Japan, 19th century

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Description (Brief)
One (1) kanei tsuho coin
Japan, 19th century
Obverse Image: Kanji read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KAN / EI / TSU / HO (Translation: Currency of the Kanei period).
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
General Information: Cast at Namby Province of Mutsu, medium size, small writing at hollow.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
19th century
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 23 mm; 1/32 in x 29/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Howard F. Bowker Family
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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