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5 Sho Three mountains, two suns

5 Sho (Three mountains, two suns) -  obverse5 Sho (Three mountains, two suns) -  reverse

© Ponpandi Perumal

Features

Country Tibet
(China)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1947-1950
Value 5 Sho = 50 Skar = 1/2 Srang (0.5)
Currency Srang (1909-1959)
Composition Copper
Weight 8.7 g
Diameter 29 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References Y# 28.1
Modern World Coins & Current Coins of the World
by Richard S. Yeoman
(Whitman Publishing)

Reverse

Lettering:
རབ་བྱྲང་
༡༦ ལོ་༢༢
ཉོ་ལྔ།
| དགའ | ལྡ ན | ཕོ | བྲང | ཕྱོཌ | ལས | རྣམ | ཆྱལ |

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1947 
1947  dots top right and center right
1948  9.93 dots top right and center right
1948  dots top right and center right and left
1949  14.17 dots top right and center right
1949  dots top right and center right and left
1950  dots top right and center right; overdate variety exists

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5 Sho (Three mountains, two suns)