The military government makes Sichuan copper coins
The Republic of China's first year of the Sichuan Silver Mint Military Government minted in 1912, is Sichuan Province after independence after the development of their own coin mold casting. When the new Sichuan military government was founded, it faced a financial dilemma that required the use of daily necessities and expenses. The junta quickly took over the Chengdu Mint in Sichuan and decided to mint "Sichuan Silver Coins" in response.
Because the pass rate of Sichuan silver coins is not high, can only be traded within the scope of Sichuan, so the circulation range is very narrow, resulting in the circulation of Sichuan silver coins is not high. The economic law and collection of the first to "things to be scarce for expensive" law as the standard. As a special historical period and special currency of local power, the military government currency has the dual functions of military currency and civil currency, is the product of history, has irreplaceable cultural relic value, is the witness of history.
This coin pattern text is clear, no wear, the surface is smooth and finished, the edge has no obvious impact marks, etc. , basically can be counted as a good product phase. Copper coin front center circle has "Sichuan silver coin" four words, up and down the left and right, its center decorated with hibiscus pattern. Pearl circle on the top edge of the book "military government made" four words, the lower edge of the "when the money yuan" the words, marked the value of the currency, left and right decorated with flower-star ornaments. The silver coin back in the central circle is a book "Chinese" word, "Han" under the bottom of dozens of straight lines, so the coin collectors also called the "Chinese" word silver yuan. The circle of the word "Chinese" was surrounded by 18 small circles representing the 18 provinces of the time. The 18 small circles around the "Chinese" word into one, meaning that the people of the 18 provinces unite to fight for "expulsion of the repertoire, restore China".
It bears the distinctive imprint of the period of the Revolution of Xinhai, and bears witness to the magnificent history of the Republic of China! It's a rare treasure.