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    Meiji gold 5 Yen Year 13 (1880), KM-Y11a, JNDA 1-3A, J&V N11, MS66 NGC. Sharply struck, with frosty, bright golden luster and no flaws worthy of mention. Unlike the other Meiji 13 gold issues, the 5 Yen was struck in a fairly substantial number (78,704 pieces) for general circulation, although this is the lowest mintage of the entire type, and Mint State examples are quite scarce, and Gem examples rare.

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    September, 2011
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