China 10-CENTS (Y200)

Chinese Dragon

This piece is from Imperial China during the reign of Emperor Guangx├╣ (1875-1908). That's his name in Manchu script vertically in the centre of the obverse (bottom picture).

7.2 candareens refers to the coin's weight. There is no date, and the coin could have been minted anytime between 1875 and 1908.


Diameter
18.5 mm
Composition
0.820 Silver
Catalogue #
Y200
Reverse Legend
KWANG-TUNG PROVINCE * 7.2 CANDAREENS *

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