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Numismatics
Ruler: Kōmei, Emperor of Japan, Japanese, 1831–1867, ruled 1846–67
Mint: Akita
Artist: Unknown

4 Momme 6 Fun of Emperor Komei from Akita

1865

Silver

17.21 g, 12:00, 64.7 × 37.9 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.34124
Geography: 
Made in Akita, Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
19th 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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