1 Dollar, China, 1932

1 Dollar, China, 1932

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar coin,
China, 1932
Obverse Image: Sun Yat Sen's head to the left in profile, above Chinese text denoting the date.
Obverse Text: Translation: 21st / YEAR / OF / THE / REPUBLIC
Reverse Image: Sailing junk at sea; to the right and left are two Chinese characters denominating the coin; three geese fly above and the sun is rising on the lower left.
Reverse Text: Romanization: ONE / YUAN
Currently not on view
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Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 2 mm x 40 mm; 3/32 in x 1 9/16 in
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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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