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Japanese coins with hole in middle

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Empire of Japan

Japanese Mon
anonymous coinage (before 1870)

japanese old coin 100 mon
100 mon (Tempo Tsu-Ho) ND (1835-1870)
bronze
TEN-HO / TSU-HO
TO HYAKU (100)

KM#7

Coin value - $10-15
japanese old coin 4 mon 1768
4 mon ND (1768)
brass
KWAN-EI / TSU-HO
21 waves

C#4.1

Coin value - $3-5

japanese old coin 4 mon 1769-1860
4 mon ND (1769-1860)
brass
KWAN-EI / TSU-HO
11 waves

KM#6

Coin value - $2-4

japanese old coin 4 mon 1863-1867
4 mon ND (1863-1867)
brass
BUN KYU EI-HO
11 waves

C#6

Coin value - $2-4

coin Japan 1 mon 1639-56
1 mon ND (1636-1656)
copper
KA-NEI / TSU-HO

KM#1.1

Coin value - $2-4

coin Japan 1 mon 1666-1700
1 mon ND (1668-1700)
copper
KA-NEI / TSU-HO
BUN

KM#1.2

Coin value - $2-4

 

 

Reform 1870
Japanese Yen=100 sen; Sen=10 rin (1870-1947)

 

Emperor Hirohito
Shōwa period - 昭和 (1926-1989)

1926-1947

japanese old coin 10 sen 1932
10 sen 1932 (1927-1932)
copper-nickel
Diameter 22.17 mm. Weight 3.75 g.

10 SEN / paulownia foliage, chrysanthemum flower on top
GREAT JAPAN / SHOWA 7 YEAR / sacred mirror around hole

KM#49

Coin value - $2-3

japanese old coin 10 sen 1934
10 sen 1934 (1933-1937)
nickel
Diameter 22.00 mm. Weight 4.02 g.

10 SEN / paulownia on bottom, chrysanthemum flower on top
GREAT JAPAN / SHOWA 9 YEAR / cherry blossom

KM#54

Coin value - $2-3

japanese old coin 10 sen 1938
10 sen 1938 (1938-1940)
aluminum-bronze
Diameter 22.00 mm. Weight 4.00 g.

10 SEN / sun rays and waves, chrysanthemum flower on top
GREAT JAPAN / SHOWA 13 YEAR / paulownia crest and cherry blossom

KM#58

Coin value - ~$1

japanese old coin 10 sen 1944
10 sen 1944
tin-zinc
Diameter 19.00 mm. Weight 2.40 g.

10 SEN / paulownia on bottom, chrysanthemum flower on top
GREAT JAPAN / SHOWA 19 YEAR

KM#64

Coin value - <$1


5 sen 1932
copper-nickel
Diameter 19.10 mm. Weight 2.63 g.

5 SEN / paulownia foliage, chrysanthemum flower on top
GREAT JAPAN /  SHOWA 7 YEAR / sacred mirror around hole

KM#48

Coin value - $15-20

coin Japan 5 sen 1934
5 sen 1934 (1933-1938)
nickel
Diameter 19.00 mm. Weight 2.80 g.

5 SEN / bird undo rays of sun, chrysanthemum flower on top
GREAT JAPAN / SHOWA 9 YEAR / cherry blossom

KM#53

Coin value - $3-4

japanese old coin 5 sen 1939
5 sen 1939 (1938-1940)
aluminum-bronze
Diameter 19.00 mm. Weight 2.80 g.

5 SEN / paulownia on bottom, chrysanthemum flower on top
GREAT JAPAN / SHOWA 13 YEAR / cherry blossom

KM#57

Coin value - ~$1

japanese old coin 5 sen 1944
5 sen 1944
tin-zinc
Diameter 17.00 mm. Weight 1.95 g.

5 SEN / paulownia on bottom, chrysanthemum flower on top
GREAT JAPAN / SHOWA 19 YEAR

KM#63

Coin value - <$1

 

 

Reform 1948
JapaneseYen (円)=100 sen

 

japanese coin 50 yen 1959
50 yen 1959 (1959-1966)
copper-nickel
Diameter 25.0 mm. Weight 5.0 g. Edge milled

circulation coinage

50 /SHŌWA 34YEAR
GREAT JAPAN / chrysanthemum / 50 YEN

KM#76

Coin value - $2-3

japanese coin 50 yen 1973
50 yen 1973 (1967-1988)
copper-nickel
Diameter 21.0 mm. Weight 4.0 g. Edge milled

circulation coinage

50 /SHŌWA 47YEAR
GREAT JAPAN / chrysanthemum flowers / 50 YEN

KM#81

Coin value - $1-2

japanese coin 5 yen 1950
5 yen 1950 (1949-1958)
brass
Diameter 22.0 mm. Weight 3.75 g. Edge smooth

circulation coinage, old script

5 YEN / stalk of rice
GREAT JAPAN / two leafs / SHŌWA 25 YEAR

KM#72

Coin value - ~$1

japanese coin 5 yen 1967
5 yen 1967 (1959-1989)
brass
Diameter 22.0 mm. Weight 3.75 g. Edge smooth

circulation coinage, new script

5 YEN / stalk of rice
GREAT JAPAN / two leafs / SHŌWA 42 YEAR

KM#72a

Coin value - <$1

 

 

Emperor Akihito
Heisei period -平成 (from 1989)

japanese coin 50 yen 1989
50 yen 1989
copper-nickel
Diameter 21.0 mm. Weight 4.0 g. Edge milled

circulation coinage

50 /HEISEI FIRSTYEAR
GREAT JAPAN / chrysanthemum flowers / 50 YEN

KM#101.1

Coin value - ~$1

japanese coin 50 yen 1998
50 yen 1998 (1990-)
copper-nickel
Diameter 21.0 mm. Weight 4.0 g. Edge milled

circulation coinage

50 /HEISEI 10YEAR
GREAT JAPAN / chrysanthemum flowers / 50 YEN

KM#101.2

Coin value - ~$1

japanese coin 5 yen 1989
5 yen 1989
brass
Diameter 22.0 mm. Weight 3.75 g. Edge smooth

circulation coinage

5 YEN / stalk of rice
GREAT JAPAN / two leafs / HEISEI FIRST YEAR

KM#96.1

Coin value - <$1

coin Japan 5 yen 2013
5 yen 2013 (1990-)
brass
Diameter 22.0 mm. Weight 3.75 g. Edge smooth

circulation coinage

5 YEN / stalk of rice
GREAT JAPAN / two leafs / HEISEI 25 YEAR

KM#96.2

Coin value - <$1