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100 Mon, Japan, 1861

100 Mon, Japan, 1861

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 100 mon coin
Japan, 1861
Obverse Image: Four Kanji characters read from top to bottom.
Obverse Text: Romanization: RYUKYU / TSU / HO (Translation: Ryukyu Treasury).
Reverse Image: Two Kanji characters.
Reverse Text: Romanization: TO / HYAKU (Translation: Value one Hundred).
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Object Name
Date made
place made
Japan: Okinawa
associated place
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 50 mm x 33 mm x 3 mm; 1 31/32 in x 1 5/16 in x 1/8 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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