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Rare Nembutsu Sen ("Pray to Buddha" coin), Japan, ca.18th century

Rare Nembutsu Sen ("Pray to Buddha" coin), Japan, ca.18th century

Namu Amida in the Japanese Hirigana script, Butsu in a Chinese character ("I believe in Amida Buddha") / Blank. 26mm, 3.79 grams. Hartill (Japan)  #7.89.

These fascinating piece has two small and accurate piercings - this piece was sawn into someone's clothing and worn as an amulet. Fasinating Buddhist artifact.

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