1 Tael, China, 1917

1 Tael, China, 1917

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Description (Brief)
One (1) tael coin
Sinkiang, China, 1917
Obverse Image: Orthodox text at center, with Jawi script to left and right, border of text surrounding, all within a pearled border.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Jawi script at center, foliage and wheat stalk wreath surroudning.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1917
place made
China: Sinkiang
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 40 mm; 1/32 in x 1 9/16 in
ID Number
2017.0116.457
catalog number
2017.0116.457
accession number
2017.0116
Credit Line
Howard F. Bowker Family
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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