Meiji Tsu Ho, Japan, 1868 - 1912

Meiji Tsu Ho, Japan, 1868 - 1912

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Description (Brief)
One (1) Meiji tsu ho coin
Japan, 1868 - 1912
Obverse Image: Four Kanji characters read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: MEIJI / TSU / HO (Translation: Current Treasure of Meiji).
Reverse Image: Kanji at top and bottom.
Reverse Text: Romanization: HACHI / CASH (Translation: 8 Cash).
Currently not on view
Object Name
Date made
1868 - 1912
place made
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 29 mm; 1/32 in x 1 5/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Mendel Peterson
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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