Manchuria 1910 (year 1) 20 cents Y-213
The Manchurian Provinces were originally three separate entities which included Kirin Province and two others. They were known as the Eastern Provinces in Chinese. The Mongol-speaking portion of this area became part of the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region after 1949.
The specimen shown is a silver 20 cent coin, dated 'year 1' (ca. 1910) of the reign of Hsuan-T'ung.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 5.20g, 0.890 silver, 0.1488 oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM Y-213.
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