Numismatics
Ruler: Empress Go-Sakuramachi, 1762–1771
Ruler: Shogun Ieharu Tokugawa, 1737–1786
Mint: Edo
Artist: Unknown

Kanei-Tsuho from Edo Period

1769

Brass

5.08 g, 12:00, 27.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Mrs. N. Porter
2001.87.32763
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Edo, Japan
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Mrs. N Porter, to December 1870; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1870–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Chester L. Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701–1800 (Iola, Wis.: Krause Publications, 1993).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.