[SOLD!] 1927 Memento Birth of China Republic Silver 1 One Dollar, Sun Yat-sen. XF+/Rare! (#319). - Emporium Antiquities
[SOLD!] 1927 Memento Birth of China Republic Silver 1 One Dollar, Sun Yat-sen. XF+/Rare! (#319). - Emporium Antiquities

[SOLD!] 1927 Memento Birth of China Republic Silver 1 One Dollar, Sun Yat-sen. XF+/Rare! (#319).

$180.00

We have on offer here, a 1927 Memento Birth of China Republic Silver 1 One Dollar, Sun Yat-sen. XF+/Rare! Light coin lustre & beautiful sheen all around! Great specimen of a historical coin! Toned! 

"Sun Yat-sen (12 November 1866 – 12 March 1925) was a Chinese revolutionary, first president and founding father of the Republic of China, and medical practitioner. As the foremost pioneer of the Republic of China, Sun is referred to as the "Father of the Nation" in the Republic of China (ROC), and the "forerunner of democratic revolution" in the People's Republic of China (PRC). Sun played an instrumental role in the overthrow of the Qing dynasty during the years leading up to the Double Ten Revolution. He was appointed to serve as Provisional President of the Republic of China when it was founded in 1912. He later co-founded the Kuomintang(KMT), serving as its first leader. Sun was a uniting figure in post-Imperial China, and he remains unique among 20th-century Chinese politicians for being widely revered amongst the people from both sides of the Taiwan Strait.

Although Sun is considered one of the greatest leaders of modern China, his political life was one of constant struggle and frequent exile. After the success of the revolution, he quickly resigned, due to Beiyang Clique pressure, from his post as President of the newly founded Republic of China, and led successive revolutionary governments as a challenge to the warlords who controlled much of the nation. Sun did not live to see his party consolidate its power over the country during the Northern Expedition. His party, which formed a fragile alliance with the Communists, split into two factions after his death.

Sun's chief legacy resides in his developing of the political philosophy known as the Three Principles of the People: nationalism (non-ethnic, independence from imperialist domination), democracy (to Western standards), and the people's livelihood (free trade and Georgist tax reform)."

About Sun Yat-sen:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun_Yat-sen

Specifications:

  • Place: China
  • Year: 1927 (1st Year)
  • Value: 1 One Dollar
  • Alloy: Silver (0.9000)
  • Size: 39 mm
  • Weight: 26.73 grams
  • Vintage: > 99+ years aged
Design:
  • Obv. : Bust of Sun facing left, eight chinese characters above.
  • Rev. : Wreath Chinese denomination on Wreath, 2 rosette dividing legend

Fantastic condition, this is still very beautiful and rare coin! This is a great specimen of almost approx. century (100-year old) aged old coin of rare state!

Feels & looks better in your hand! This unique piece can be yours today! Authenticity guaranteed for life! Fairly Priced!

Note: Prices indicated are in Singapore Dollars.

Please feel free to email any questions - emporium.antiquities@gmail.com



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