The Osaka Mint° 6°ň
Osaka Mint.
[ID] 4479°°°°( ID:4479 )
[Photographer] unknown
[Album]
[Place] Osaka
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 258x210
[Cabinet] 87-45-0
[Keyword] modern architecture/scenic spot/river
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Coins were minted in 1872 with the guidance of an English engineer enlisted for the purpose. The minting factory was divided between that for gold/silver and bronze. The black smoke from the chimney became the symbol of modern Osaka.