1 Shu Kin, Japan, 1824

1 Shu Kin, Japan, 1824

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Description (Brief)
One (1) shu kin coin
Japan, 1824
Obverse Image: Kiri crests top, denomination at the center.
Obverse Text: Romanization: ICHI / SHU (Translation: One Shu )
Reverse Image: Characters for the Mint Official and his signature.
Reverse Text: Romanization: MITSU / TSUGU (Translation: For engraver Shozaburo Mitsutsugu).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1824
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11.5 mm x 11 mm x 1.5 mm; 7/16 in x 7/16 in x 1/16 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM00936
accession number
1979.1263
catalog number
79.112.CM00936
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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