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Numismatics
Ruler: Kuangmu (Gojong) Hyong Yi
Mint: Hanyang (Seoul)
Artist: Unknown

5 Chon of Kuangmu (Gojong) Hyong Yi from Hanyang (Seoul)

1907

Copper-nickel

4.64 g, 6:00, 20.9 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.33191
Geography: 
Made in Seoul, Korea
Culture: 
Korean
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Dr. John G. Adams, to about 1900; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1900 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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