Yuan Datou’s scientific name “Yuan Shikai is like the back of Jiahe’s silver coin”, which was the currency issued by Yuan Shikai after he became the president of the Republic of China. After Yuan Shikai became the president, in order to consolidate the political situation, develop the economy, and prepare for the "constitution of the constitution" and "the emperor", he decided to "unify the currency system" in the country. At the same time, in order to improve his dominant position, he cast his head on the coin. The popular folk "Yuan Datou" came from this.
According to the "Guoyuan Regulations" and the "Regulations on the Implementation of the National Currency Regulations" promulgated by Yuan Shikai, there are four types of currency types: the rounds, the middle rounds, the horns, the horns, and other nickel coins and copper coins. The auxiliary currency, the most common one is the Yuan Yuan 'Yuan Datou', so the so-called 'Yuan Datou' mainly refers to Yuan Yuankai's head silver coin.
根据《中华民国国币条例》,民国三年袁头像银币一元为本位币。重七钱二分,成色银九铜一。首先由天津造币厂开铸,后南京 、广东 、武昌 、甘肃造币分厂陆续开铸。民国三年版袁大头版式很多，正面为袁世凯侧面像，上列“中华民国三年”。“年”字后没有“造”字, “民”字中有一“点”,铸造量较少的版别有：“O”记版、粗发版、三角圆版、开口贝版、加铸“甘肃”两字版、背双星版、大胡须版、大耳朵版等。
According to the "Regulations on the National Currency of the Republic of China", the Yuan Dynasty silver coin is one yuan in the Republic of China. Heighs seven money and two points, and the color is silver and nine copper. First, it was opened by the Tianjin Mint, and the Nanjing, Guangdong, Wuchang, and Gansu coin-making plants were successively opened. Yuan Datou has a lot of layouts in the third year of the Republic of China. The front is Yuan Shikai's side image, listed above as "Three Years of the Republic of China." There is no "made" word after the word "year", and there is a "point" in the word "min". The editions with less casting quantity are: "O" edition, coarse hair version, triangular round version, open shell version, plus casting "Gansu" two-character version, back double star version, big beard version, big ear version and so on.
In this article, the Yuan Datou of the Republic of China for three years, the surface of the coin is naturally preserved, the preservation of the appearance is relatively intact, the traces left by the history are clearly visible, and it is highly collectible and ornamental。 Even the layman who has not studied the silver dollar is still unwilling to put it down。 A true "three-year-old Yuan Datou" is the dream of every coin collector。