Summary

10 Cents, Issued by Fengtien (Fungtein, Liaoning) Province, China, Yr.24 of Kuang Hsu (1898 AD)
Struck at the Mukden mint

Obverse Description

At centre within a circle of beads, 2 Chinese characters; around, 8 Manchu characters

Reverse Description

At centre, a dragon facing, body curved around a pearl; around, 10 Chinese characters (including the date, 24)

Edge Description

milled

Significance

The mint at Mukden was established with modern machinery in 1897. It struck silver coins in 1898 and 1899.

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