1 Liang, Guangxu, China, 1907

Description (Brief)
One (1) liang, Guangxu
China, 1907
Obverse Image: Four Chinese characters within a beaded ring, in the outer circle above are six Chinese characters, in the outer circle below are four Chinese characters.
Obverse Text: Translation: Ta Ching Gold Coin, / Made (during) the Kuang Hsu (regime) in the year of Guang XU (1906) / Kuping (weight) 1 Tael.
Reverse Image: Large dragon approaching surrounded by clouds.
Reverse Text: N/A
General Information: Gold coin weighing one tael.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1907
place made
China
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 40 mm; 1 9/16 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.5756
catalog number
68.159.5756
accession number
283645
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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