1 Oban, Japan, 1695

1 Oban, Japan, 1695

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Description (Brief)
One (1) oban coin, Genroku
Japan, 1695
Obverse Image: Four (4) stamps of the Pawlonia seal of the Tokugawas, india ink chaligraphy of the Goto family and mint master.
Obverse Text:
Reverse Image: Two (2) Pawlonia seals of the Tokugawas and the Goto family mark, and the initials of three die masters in triangular form in the lower left hand corner.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1695
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
cloth (bag material)
gold (overall material)
Measurements
coin: 15.7 cm x 9.7 cm x.15 cm; 6 3/16 in x 3 13/16 in x 1/16 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.5789
catalog number
68.159.5789
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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