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Please Help Identify - .99 Silver Chinese Round? (Id: Taiwan Energy Business Medal)

 
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 Posted 07/12/2021  11:17 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add silverexile to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
HI all, Please help with ID of this. Ive searched but with no luck.
Weight 27.5g. Marking 1888-1988 and 999. Some centenary Round/medal?

Thanks in advance.

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 Posted 07/13/2021  07:16 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Spence to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
@sil, looks like this silver medal was recently identified on numista. Here is the description from @fabio over there:


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Celebrating the Centenary of Taiwan's Energy Business Medal Description In 1888, Taiwan Governor Liu MiNGChuan began generating electricity with the coal steam generator built in Taipei City, marking a new era in the use of electricity in Taiwan. In the last century, the energy industry has made great contributions to economic prosperity and people's livelihoods. The city and the station have been in operation for a hundred years...


And here is the link:

https://en.numista.com/forum/topic110496.html
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 Posted 07/13/2021  08:46 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add silverexile to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Perfect! Solved. Thanks very much for identifying.
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