Tao Kuang T'ung Pao, China, 1821-1850

Tao Kuang T'ung Pao, China, 1821-1850

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Description
One (1) tao kuang t'ung pao coin, Emperor Hsuan Tsung (Ch'ing/Qing)
China, 1821-1850
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TAO / KUANG / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Chia Ch'ing period.)
Reverse Image: Manchu script to the right and left of the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: PAU / WU (Translation: for Wuch'ang Mint, Hupeh Province.)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1821-1850
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 24.5 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
NU.66.13312
catalog number
66.13312
accession number
268682
Credit Line
Sebald, William J.
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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