NARA 47 Prefectures (7) Silver Proof Coin 1000 Yen Japan Mint 2009
Nara, 2009 issue of silver proof colorized 1000 yen coin by Japan Mint, from Japan 47 prefectures series. Nara is close to Osaka city. Nara was the ancient capital of Japan, even older than Kyoto. In addition to Kyoto, there are many famous temples and shrines in Nara. Obverse design: Daigokuden Seiden, Cherry Blossoms and Kemari.