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1 Dollar, China, 1923

1 Dollar, China, 1923

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 1 dollar coin, Pu Yi Wedding dollar
China, 1923
Obverse Image: Dragon and Phoenix meet over the insignia of longevity, above is Chinese text denoting the date.
Obverse Text: Translation: MADE / IN / THE / 12th / YEAR / OF / THE / REPUBLIC / OF / CHINA
Reverse Image: Two Chinese characters inside an open wreath of grain.
Reverse Text: Translation: 1 / YUAN
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1923
place made
China: Tianjin, Tientsin
associated place
China
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.5 mm x 39 mm; 3/32 in x 1 17/32 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM02163
accession number
1979.1263
catalog number
79.112.CM02163
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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