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1 Yen, Japan, 1971

1 Yen, Japan, 1971

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Description (Brief)
One (1) yen coin
Japan, 1971
Obverse Image: Young tree with denomination below and issuing authority above.
Obverse Text: Romanization: NIHON / KUNI / ICHI / EN (Translation: Japan One Yen)
Reverse Image: "1" in a circle with year of issue in Kanji.
Reverse Text: Romanization: 1 / SHOWA / SHI / JU / ROKU / NEN (Translation:1, Showa Year 46)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1971
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
copper-nickel (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 20 mm; 1/32 in x 25/32 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.446
catalog number
79.112.446
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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