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Coin - 1 Cent, Kwangtung, China, Chinese Republic, 1915 (Year 4) Numismatics Reg. No: NU 24421

Summary:
1 Cent, Issued by Kwangtung (Guangdong), China, Year 4 (1915)
Minted by Canton (Guangzhou)
Statement Of Significance:
This coin type was struck in both bronze and brass from 1911.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 28 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 6.79 g (Weight)

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Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: China - Kwangtung
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: Chinese Republic Year 4
Denomination: 1 Cent
Obverse Description: At centre, within circle of beads four Chinese characters; around, outside circle of beads, 10 characters
Reverse Description: At centre, within circle of beads, 1; around above, KWANG-TUNG PROVINCE; around below, ONE CENT
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: round
Material: Brass
Issued By: Kwangtung, China, 1915
Mint: Canton (Mint), China, 1915
References: Y#417a
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009, 427 Pages

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