Numismatics
Ruler: Mutsuhito Meiji, Japanese, 1852–1912
Artist: Unknown

5 Sen From Meiji Reign

1871

Silver

1.22 g, 12:00, 15.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of the Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.35576
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Japan
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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