1905 Tonkin Vietnam Zinc Coin 1/600 Piastre Square Central Hole Uncirculated NGC MS 64
Description: Beautiful uncirculated mint state zinc coin from Tonkin (Vietnam). This is the 1/600 piastre coin having a square central hole. The coin has the legend "PROTECTORAT DU TONKIN-1905" along the edge of the obverse and has a legend on Chinese characters along the edge of the reverse. The coin is nicely toned and has great eye appeal. It is uncirculated and is graded as Mint State (MS) 64 by NGC and comes in a plastic slab so labeled. Please carefully review the scans as they are part and parcel of our description.
Mint: Uncertain but most likely France.
Size and Weight: This is a 1/600 piastre, which should weigh ~2.1 grams and is ~25 mm in diameter.
References: It is KM #1.
Condition: The coin is uncirculated and is graded as MS (Mint State) 64 by NGC and comes in a plastic slab so labeled. It is beautiful and in great original condition with no wear. Please see photos for additional condition information.
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