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1 Oban, Japan, 1860

1 Oban, Japan, 1860

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Description (Brief)
One (1) oban coin, Manen
Japan, 1860
Obverse Image: Four (4) stamps of the Pawlonia seal of the Tokugawas, india ink chaligraphy of the Goto family and mint master.
Obverse Text: Romanization: JITSU / RYO / GO / TO / TEN / JO (Translation: Ten Ryo, Goto Tenjo).
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
1860
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 135.5 mm x 2 mm; 5 11/32 in x 3/32 in
ID Number
2017.0060.2807
catalog number
2017.0060.2807
collector/donor number
32055
accession number
2017.0060
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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