The founding commemorative coin of the republic of China, the front center is the profile portrait of sun yat-sen, the edge inside engrave Chinese clerical style "republic of China" four characters, the bottom engrave "founding commemorative coin" five characters, about the long branch flower decoration. In the center of the reverse side are the Chinese clerical script "one yuan" and jiahe, with the edges of the English characters "republic of China" and "one yuan" and six stars on the left and right. Straight tooth, 89%, commonly known as "small head".
On December 29, 1911, after the revolution of 1911, the representatives of the recovered 17 provinces elected sun yat-sen as the interim President in nanjing. On January 3, 1912, the government of the republic of China was founded and the qing dynasty collapsed, ending the feudal autocracy that had lasted for more than 2,000 years in China. When the republic of China was founded, due to the currency system has not been established, in addition to sichuan to cast dahan silver COINS, fujian to cast Chinese ingot, the main mint, most still use the former qing steel mold casting silver COINS, for circulation needs.
The founding commemorative coin of sun yat-sen is one of the best modern Chinese COINS. At the same time, it is a rare material object for archaeology and study of Chinese history and culture. The precious "founding commemorative coin" of sun yat-sen records the earth-shaking history of the revolution of 1911.