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Kinsei Empo, Japan, ca 1200

Kinsei Empo, Japan, ca 1200

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Description (Brief)
One (1) kinsei empo coin,
Japan, ca 1200
Obverse Image: Four Kanji characters read from top to bottom.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KIN / SEI / EM / PO (Translation: Round treasure of the Kin Dynasty).
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
ca 1200
place made
Japan: Okinawa
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1.3 mm x 26.5 mm; 1/16 in x 1 1/32 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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