Japan 500-YEN (Y-new)
Japan 500-YEN (Y-new)

Japan 500-YEN (Y-new) Horses

In 2008, Japan started the "47 Prefectures" coin program, which will be completed in 2016. The program includes silver collector coins, plus circulating bi-metallic coins.

The 2016 Fukushima Prefecture coin features the heroic horse race of the Soma-Nomaoi Festival, which dates back over 1,000 years.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 26.5 mm
  • Composition: Copper-Nickel in Nickel-Brass ring

Obverse Legend

FUKUSHIMA

Reverse Legend

JAPAN 47 PREFECTURES COIN PROGRAM 500 YEN 28

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