obv: 宽永 Kan'ei, Two Buddha statues.
rev: 南無阿弥陀佛 "Namo Amitabha" in Chinese,
Namo means “praise”, and it gives respect to the enlightened one. Amitābha, also known as Amida or Amitāyus, is a celestial buddha according to the scriptures of Mahayana Buddhism.
See the images for a proper impression.
Coin from a German private collector.
- Buddhism Amulet / Temple token
- Year/Period and Variation
- ND ca 19th century