Kiangnan 1904 CD 10 cents Y-142a.13

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photo courtesy Stack's-Bowers LLC
photo courtesy Stack's-Bowers LLC

Hupeh Province is located in east-central China. The mint was active from the early Manchu dynasty, and adapted for modern coin mintage in 1895.

The specimen shown was lot 21425 in Stack's Bowers April 2012 Hong Kong Auction (Sale #165), where it sold for US$657. The catalog description[1] noted, "CHINA. Kiangnan. 7.2 Candareens (10 Cents), CD (1904). NGC EF-45. 甲辰江南省造光緒元寶七分二厘銀幣。NGC EF-45. Ex: Abner Snell Collection."

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: 2.60g, 0.82 silver, 0.0686 oz ASW.

Catalog reference: L&M-261; K-105; Y-142a.13; Hsu-142.

Source:

  • Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
  • Kann, Eduard. Illustrated Catalog of Chinese Coins, Vol. 1 of 3. Bronx, NY: Ishi Press International, 2006.
  • Lin Gwo Ming, Illustrated Catalogue of Chinese Gold & Silver Coins: Ching and Republican Issues, Seventh Edition, Hong Kong: Ma Tak Wo Numismatic Co., Ltd., 2012.
  • [1]Ponterio, Richard,’’The April 2012 Hong Kong Auction, Sale #165’’ Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2012.

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