China (1909) 20 cash

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from the Yuan Collection
CHN-EMPIRE 1909CS 20cash-rev.JPG

This type was struck in 1909, and uses a cyclical date. It is an example of the standard unified general coinage, from the Tientsin mint, and was meant to offer a unified alternative to the proliferation of provincial mint coins.

Recorded mintage: unknown for variety.

Specification: copper.

Catalog reference: Y-21.5.


  • Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
  • [1]Cristiano Bierrenbach and Warren Tucker, Heritage World Coin Auction 3015, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2011.

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