White Copper Pattern 1912 Republic of China, Memento Copper 20 Cash, Founding of the Republic
Rare White Copper Republic of China
Memento TWENTY CASH 1912
THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Metal: White Copper; Weight: 13 g ; Diameter: 32 mm
Founding of the Republic
Obverse: Crossed flags
The Republic were most successful and achieved the greatest standardisation with the production of the 20 and 10 cash coins from 1912 onwards, marked with their value and THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA. The design bore the crossed flags of the Republic and the striped flag of the army. These were also minted in the provinces under the control of the various warlords.