Coin: Japan, Fraction of Gin or Bu


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Artifact Identification Coin: Japan, Fraction of Gin or Bu   (1984.16.0062)
  1. Communication Artifacts
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  3. Exchange Media
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Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Edo Period (1603-1868), 1837 – 1868 CE
Culture Japanese

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 1.50 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 0.975 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.017 cm
Weight 1.88 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal--Silver
Manufacturing Processes N/A
Munsell Color Information Bluish White (5 PB 9/1.5) -ns

Research Remarks

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Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of George E. and Cynthia M. Anner
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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