A rectangular coin? Japanese are very precise people and hand cut these coins into rectangles because it was efficient and there was no waste. It is the only culture known to have circulated rectangular coins. Holding history in your hand takes you back to the Samurai era. This is the larger denomination silver coin. Artful and eye-appealing.
Set with handcrafted sterling silver. Quite the conversation piece!
- Denomination: Isshu Gin
Obverse: Translates to the denomination Isshu Gin
Reverse: Translates to mint mark, silver is stable and the reign of Emperor Komei
Setting: Handcrafted in solid14K gold. Neck piece sold separately
Dimensions: 17mm x 12mm
Certificate of Authenticity with photo specific images included.