Shun Chih T'ung Pao, China, 1644-1662

Description (Brief)
One (1) shun chih t'ung pao coin, Emperor Shih Tsu (Ch'ing/Qing)
China, 1644-1662
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: SHUN / CHIH / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Shun Chih period.)
Reverse Image: Orthodox script to the right of the hole, Manchu script to the left.
Reverse Text: Romanization: LIN / LIN (Translation: for Lin-ch'ing, a prefectural city in Shan-tung, where a mint was opened in 1644.)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1644-1662
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 27 mm; 1/32 in x 1 1/16 in
ID Number
NU.66.29920
catalog number
66.29920
accession number
270428
Credit Line
Peterson, Mendel
See more items in
Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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