1 Koban, Japan, 1860

1 Koban, Japan, 1860

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Description (Brief)
One (1) koban coin, Manen
Japan, 1860
Obverse Image: A fan-shaped Kiri crest, a square panel with the value, a square panel with the signature of the Mint Official, and another fan-shaped Kiri crest.
Obverse Text: Romanization: ICHI / RYO / MITSUTSUGU (Translation: One Ryo Mitsutsugu).
Reverse Image: Butter-fly-like signature, and various other characters, the stamps of mint officials.
Reverse Text: [Needs Translation]
General Information: Value 1 Ryo, reduced size.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1860
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 36 mm x 20.5 mm x.5 mm; 1 13/32 in x 13/16 in x 1/32 in
ID Number
NU.10972.876
accession number
10972
catalog number
10972.876
collector/donor number
876
Credit Line
Capron, Horace
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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