1 Dollar, China, 1923

1 Dollar, China, 1923

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar coin, President Cao Kun (also called General Tsao Kung)
China, 1923
Obverse Image: Portrait of President Cao Kun in civilian clothes, surrounded by a pearled border.
Obverse Text: N/A
Reverse Image: Crossed Wuchang Uprising and five-colored flags with text above and below.
Reverse Text: Translation: IN / COMMEMORATION / OF / THE / PROMULGATION / OF / THE / CONSTITUTION
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1923
place made
China
associated place
China
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 mm x 39.5 mm; 3/32 in x 1 9/16 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM02161
accession number
1979.1263
catalog number
79.112.CM02161
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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