2 Shu Kin, Japan, 1830 - 1846

2 Shu Kin, Japan, 1830 - 1846

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 2 shu kin coin
Japan, 1830 - 1846
Obverse Image: Kiri crests top, denomination at the center.
Obverse Text: Romanization: NI / SHU (Translation: Two Shu )
Reverse Image: Characters for the Mint Official and his signature.
Reverse Text: Romanization: MITSU / TSUGU (Translation: Shozaburo Mitsutsugu)
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
1830 - 1846
period of administration
1830 - 1846
place made
associated place
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
overall: 13.5 mm x 8.2 mm x 1.5 mm; 17/32 in x 5/16 in x 1/16 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Japanese Government through Tanaka Fujimaro
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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