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50 Yen, Japan, 1957

50 Yen, Japan, 1957

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 yen coin
Japan, 1957
Obverse Image: Chrysanthemum blossom, authority on top, value at bottom
Obverse Text: Romanization: NIPPON / KOKU / GO / JU / EN (Translation: Japanese Empire, 50 Yen)
Reverse Image: 50 within center design, regnal era on top, date on bottom.
Reverse Text: Romanization: SHOWA / 50 / SAN / JU / NI / NEN (Translation: Showa, 50, year 32)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1957
alternate calendar date
32
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
nickel (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 mm x 25 mm; 3/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.437
catalog number
79.112.437
accession number
1979.1263
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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