Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Japanese coin
  • Japan
  • Japanese coin, late Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • Object Height/Width: 2 x 1.2 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3/4 x 1/2 in
  • Gift of George Byers
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0177

Recto: Rectangle shaped coin has markings in center and a beading design along outer edges to form a border.

Verso: Both Images at TC and BC look like leaves/plant material. There are markings at CR and CL. Beading design forms border.