|CHINA-KIRIN ND(1898) One Dollar Silver, PAO written with ER, Y183, L&M510, K281, NGC MS63. Highest graded coin of this variety. H.F.Bowker East Asia Collection
The 1898-1906 Kirin coins include denominations of one dollar, half dollar, 20 cents, 10 cents and 5 cents. The center of the obverse features either a flower basket or a Yinyang symbol. The reverse features a dragon in the center. This series offers many varieties depending on the variations in the writing of the characters, the rosette, the design of the dragon, and the spelling of the English.