Honan ND (1920) 10 cash Y-392.2
Honan Province in the south east of China began coin production in 1647. A mint for struck coinage began operation in 1905.
The specimen shown was lot 60169 in Ponterio sale 162 (Hong Kong, August 2011), where it sold for $1912. The catalog description noted, “CHINA. Honan. 10 Cash, ND (ca. 1920). 河南當十銅元。"S" in "CASH" reversed. 反"S"。NGC AU-53 BN. Ex: A.M. Tracey Woodward Collection Ex: The Frank Robinson Collection.”
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Y-A392.2; CCC-542; Duan-2610.
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- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 162: The August 2011 Hong Kong Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2011.