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N984 Coin, Half Sen, Mutsuhito (1868-1912), copper alloy, Japan, Meiji era, 1884. Click to enlarge.

Japanese Half Sen coin

Made 1884
Coin, Japan, Emperor Mutsuhito (Meiji Era 1867-1912). Half Sen, year 17 (1884), copper alloy.

Summary

Object No.

N984

Object Statement

Coin, Half Sen, Mutsuhito (1868-1912), copper alloy, Japan, Meiji era, 1884

Physical Description

Coin, Japan, Emperor Mutsuhito (Meiji Era 1867-1912). Half Sen, year 17 (1884), copper alloy.

Production

Made

1884

Source

Credit Line

Transfer from The Australian Museum 1961, originally donated by The Technical Museum 1899

Acquisition Date

27 February 1961

Cite this Object

Harvard

Japanese Half Sen coin 2020, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 28 May 2020, <https://ma.as/315349>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/315349 |title=Japanese Half Sen coin |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=28 May 2020 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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