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coin

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1981,1016.3

  • Denomination

    • cent, 10
    • jiao, 1
  • Description

    Cupronickel coin.(obverse) German eagle, inscription (similar to coins issued in Germany).
    (reverse) Inscription (similar to coins issued in China).

  • Date

    • 1909
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 4 grammes
    • Diameter: 22 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Chinese
      • Inscription Content

        青島 / 壹角 / 大德國寶 / 每十枚當大洋壹元
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Qingdao - Yi jiao - Da De guobao - mei shi mei dang da yang yi yuan
      • Inscription Translation

        Qingdao - 1 jiao - coin of great Germany - 10 of these coins equal to 1 large foreign silver dollar
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        German
      • Inscription Content

        DEUTSCH-KIAUTSCHOU GEBIET 1909 10 CENT
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1981

  • Acquisition notes

    One of a group of 15 Chinese coins.

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1981,1016.3


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