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5 Fen, Manchukuo, 1942

5 Fen, Manchukuo, 1942

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 fen coin
Manchukuo, 1942
Obverse Image: Denomination in pearled circle, surrounded by Kanji text.
Obverse Text: Romanization: DA / MANZHOU / GUO / 5 / KANGDE / KYU (or jiu) / NIAN (Translation: Greater Manchukuo, Kangde (or Puyi year) 9).
Reverse Image: Denomination surrounded by floral wreath with blossom above.
Reverse Text: Romanization: GO / FEN (Translation: Five Fen).
General Information: Chinese currency during Japanese control.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1942
place made
China: Manchukuo
Physical Description
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 mm x 21 mm; 3/32 in x 13/16 in
ID Number
2017.0116.422
catalog number
2017.0116.422
accession number
2017.0116
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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