2 Bu Ban Kin, Japan, 1818 - 1850

2 Bu Ban Kin, Japan, 1818 - 1850

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 2 bu ban kin coin,
Japan, 1818 - 1850
Obverse Image: Kiri crests top and bottom, in the center the value.
Obverse Text: Romanization: BU / NI (Translation: Two bu).
Reverse Image: Characters for the Mint Official and his signature
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1818 - 1850
period of administration
1818 - 1850
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 23 mm x 13.5 mm x 2 mm; 29/32 in x 17/32 in x 3/32 in
ID Number
NU.10972.878.4
catalog number
10972.878.4
accession number
10972
collector/donor number
878
Credit Line
Capron, Horace
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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