50 Sen, Japan, 1946

50 Sen, Japan, 1946

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 sen coin
Japan, 1946
Obverse Image: Kanji text surrounded by a bunch of wheat with the denomination on top.
Obverse Text: Romanization: NI / TSU / HON / TEI / 50 / SEN / SHOW / NI / JU / ICHI / NEN (Translation: Japanese Empire, 50 Sen, Showa Year 21)
Reverse Image: Chrysanthemum on top with diving bird below and denomination.
Reverse Text: Romanization: JU / GO / SEN (Translation: Fifty Sen)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
date made
1946
associated date
1946
place made
Japan
associated place
Japan
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 mm x 23.5 mm; 3/32 in x 15/16 in
ID Number
NU.NU66429
catalog number
NU66429
accession number
241303
Credit Line
Sachs, Mrs. Morris
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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