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5 sen: CM.43-2013

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Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Mutsuhito (1867-1912)
Japan (State)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2013-01-21) by Buttrey, T. V., Prof.


Production date: AD 1900 : Meiji 33

Components of the work

Object composed of copper-nickel Diameter 20.6 mm Weight 4.68 g

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.43-2013
Primary reference Number: 197014
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Created: Monday 15 April 2013 Updated: Friday 25 October 2013 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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