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*Coin looks similar to the Japanese Sen of the Meiji era? Read on for more information!*
Unlike the previous issues of Korean coinage in the Dynastic and Empire eras, all Protectorate Era coinage were minted at the Osaka Mint. Previous Empire era coinage were made at Incheon and Gyeonseong (Seoul).
Osaka Mint Information:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japan_Mint
Out of the four minted 1/2 Won coins, the last two (Kwangmu Yr 11 and Yunghi Yr 2), are the smaller size. They are also the scarcest ones.