L7045, Japan 100 Mon value Tenpou Tsu-ho Coin, Small Hole(1835-1870).
Very Fine Condition, please refer the picture. Only 1 pcs for sale (not 3 pcs).
This is the first type--Small Hole. The size of the central hole is 7 mm * 7 mm. There is another type of Large Hole exit, which is much more scarce.
This is the traditional Japanese coin with irregular style, circulated as 100 mon (100 cash coins), or called equals 100 large coin. These coins were minted by Japan's local and central government during AD 1835 to 1871, just before the Meiji Finance Reform.
Japan is the only country minted this kind of irregular coin.
Krause Catalogue No. C#7.
Weight: around 19 to 21 gram.