1 Cho Gin, Japan, 1818 - 1830

1 Cho Gin, Japan, 1818 - 1830

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Description (Brief)
One (1) cho gin coin, Bunsei
Japan, 1818 - 1830
Obverse Image: Two Diakoku symbols at centre, four Ho characters, and an era mark top and bottom..
Obverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Blank except for occasional chop marks.
Reverse Text: N/A
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
date made
1818 - 1830
associated date
1859 - 1868
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 82 mm x 26.5 mm x 6 mm; 3 7/32 in x 1 1/32 in x 1/4 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.OC87
accession number
1979.1263
catalog number
79.112.OC87
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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