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1 Cent, China, 1914

1 Cent, China, 1914

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 1 cent coin,
China, Kwantung Province, 1914
Obverse Image: Orthodox text inside a pearled circle.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KUANG / TUNG / SHENG / TSAO / KUANG / HSU / YUAN / PAO
Reverse Image: A large "1" is surrounded by a pearled circle with English text surrounding in a larger circle.
Reverse Text: KWANG / TUNG / ONE / CENT
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1914
place made
China: Liaoning, Kwantung
associated place
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 28.5 mm; 1/32 in x 1 1/8 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM01041.3
accession number
1979.1263
catalog number
79.112.CM01041.3
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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