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Modern Asian coins, pseudo coins and trade tokens => Japan, North and South Korea => Topic started by: mrbadexample on March 06, 2016, 02:14:35 AM

Title: Japan 10 Yen Y # 97.2
Post by: mrbadexample on March 06, 2016, 02:14:35 AM
Hi all, another easy one! :)

Probably bronze, ΓΈ23mm, 4.5g.

Any details appreciated.
Cheers,
MBE
Title: Re: Japan 10 Yen Y # 97.2
Post by: Abhay on March 06, 2016, 04:20:52 AM
Japan 10 Yen
Y # 97.2
4.50 Gms
Bronze
23.5 mm
Ruler = Akihito

Abhay
Title: Re: Japan 10 Yen Y # 97.2
Post by: FosseWay on March 06, 2016, 09:26:50 AM
Agree with Abhay except this is from Hirohito's reign (Showa), year 55 (1980) - KM 73a.
Title: Re: Japan 10 Yen Y # 97.2
Post by: Figleaf on March 06, 2016, 11:23:54 AM
Here also, the texts on the other side are Nihon and 10 yen. More on the building here (http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,2268.msg11435.html#msg11435) and in the next post.

Peter
Title: Re: Japan 10 Yen Y # 97.2
Post by: mrbadexample on March 06, 2016, 04:28:00 PM
Thank you all.  I particularly appreciate all the extra information. :)