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50 Yen, Japan, 1959

50 Yen, Japan, 1959

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 yen coin
Japan, 1959
Obverse Image: Chrysanthemum with hole at center of coin.
Obverse Text: Romanization: NIHON / GO / JU / EN (Translation: Japan, 50 Yen)
Reverse Image: Denomination above the center hole with date below.
Reverse Text: Romanization: 50 / SHOWA / SAN / JU / NEN (Translation: 10, Showa year 34).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1959
alternate calendar date
34
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
nickel (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1.5 mm x 25 mm; 1/16 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.434
catalog number
79.112.434
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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