100 Mon, Japan, ca 1835

100 Mon, Japan, ca 1835

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 100 mon coin
Japan, ca 1835
Obverse image: Vertical Kanji characters.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TEN / PO / TSU / HO (Translation: Tempo Treasure)
Reverse Image: Vertical Kanji characters.
Reverse Text: Romanization: TO / HYAKU (Translation: Value 100).
Edge: Smooth rim with validation mark at left and right
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
ca 1835
issuing authority
Tempo
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 49.3 mm x 33 mm x 2.5 mm; 1 15/16 in x 1 5/16 in x 3/32 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM00054.1
accession number
1979.1263
catalog number
79.112.CM00054.1
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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