About this object

History of use

Circulating coin, worth 1 sen

Physical description

Round coin, denomination inside floral design, flower top, bottom; panduras leaves, text around. Obverse has panduras leaf design in centre, cherries left, right, dai Nippon top, Taisho year bottom. Reverse has 1 sen top to bottom inside double circle, peonies top, bottom, leafy design around. Text reads right to left; Taisho Year 9.