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1 Tael Weight, Japan, 18th century

1 Tael Weight, Japan, 18th century

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Description (Brief)
One (1) tael weight
Japan, 18th century
Obverse Image: Violin shaped, line of Kanji text inscribed.
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Line of Kanji characters inscribed.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Rim: Many stamps with a blossom
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
weight
date made
18th century
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 27.5 mm x 19 mm x 12 mm; 1 3/32 in x 3/4 in x 15/32 in
ID Number
NU.77.61.782
catalog number
77.61.782
accession number
1977.0796
Credit Line
Stack 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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