10 Yen, Japan, 1903

10 Yen, Japan, 1903

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 yen coin
Japan, 1903
Obverse Image: Sunburst superimposed on sacred mirror, legends around border, denomination separated by paulownia crests
Obverse Text: Romanization: N/A (Translation: Year 36 of Meiji Great Japan 10 Yen)
Reverse Image: Denomination within wreath, chrysanthemum above.
Reverse Text: Romanization: SHI / YEN (Translation: Ten Yen)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1903
alternate calendar date
0036
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.16 cm x 2.13 cm; 1/16 in x 27/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.5943
catalog number
68.159.5943
accession number
283645
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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