1 Yuan - Xuantong

Features

Issuer Yunnan Province (Chinese provinces)
Emperor Xuantong (1908-1912)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1909-1911
Value 1 Yuan (1)
Composition Silver (.900)
Weight 26.86 g
Diameter 39 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 10366
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References Y# 260
Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg; 2007. A Catalog of Modern World Coins : 1850-1964 (14th edition). Whitman Publishing Company, Atlanta, USA.
And 1 more volumes.

Obverse

Four Chinese ideograms read top to bottom, right to left with Manchu characters in the centre, all surrounded by more ideograms.

Lettering:
雲南省造

ᡤᡝᡥᡠᠩᡤᡝ
寶 ᠶᡠᠸᠠᠨ ᠪᠣᠣ 元
ᠶᠣᠰᠣ

分二錢七平庫

Translation:
Made in Yunnan Province
Xuantong (Emperor) / Yuanbao (Original currency)
Xuantong (Emperor) / Yuanbao (Original currency)
Worth 7 Mace and 2 Candareens (weight)

Reverse

Dragon with pearl at centre surrounded by English legend.

Lettering:
YUN-NAN-PROVINCE
7 MACE AND 2 CANDAREENS

Edge

Reeded.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1909-1911) 

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