Yuan shikai, also known as "yuan tou coin", commonly known as "yuan tai big head", was a national coin that was first minted by the Beijing government in December 1914 in tianjin general coinage factory after the founding of the republic of China. It was said that there were 80,000 COINS in total. The casting period is very long, the circulation is extremely wide, the whole country each province and the foreign trade general. There are many different versions of yuandaodong minted in the third year of the republic of China, among which the rarest and most valuable is the one yuan coin signed by yuandaodong in the third year of the republic of China. At present, the antique collection market has long been rare to find its trace, rare, is the modern coin in ten thousand years of rare treasures silver yuan.
The most prominent feature of the coin is that on the right side of the coin of yuan shikai's head, there is "l. giorgi" or "L.G" in English, which is the abbreviation of the engraver "ruerji George" and commonly known as "big head".
This "signed version of one yuan in the third year of the republic of China" is a wrong version coin, with a diameter of 39.5mm and a weight of 26.3g. On the front, there is a profile portrait of the great President yuan shikai and the annual "third year of the republic of China". On the right side of the image of yuan, there is an English "l.giorgi". The reverse side is cast with jiahe pattern, and the middle part is cast with the words "one circle". As a result of the mistake in coin casting, the pattern on the front and back of this coin is slightly tilted at a small Angle, forming a rarely seen wrong coin.
The three years of the republic of China yuan signature version of the whole coin cast, hair like waves, rough curly lines, strong three-dimensional sense; Shoulder star raised, epaulette lines clear and fine engraving; The lapel and ribbon are three dimensions clear; The back side of jiahe full, clear and full size of the side teeth, has a high artistic value and collection value.
In the three years of the republic of China, yuan dazhong is a revolutionary cultural relic of high value, which has a profound historical significance. In the precious three years of the republic of China, yuan's great head recorded the great history of the revolution of 1911, especially good quality is more scarce, so it is very popular among coin collectors. Is a treasure sought after by coin lovers and collectors.
At present, the number of "yuan big head" retained by the people is not too much, and silver belongs to the precious metal, the risk of collection is small, very suitable for investment and collection. This coin is so rare that it is highly collectable.