Hsien Feng T'ung Pao, China, 1851-1861

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Description
One (1) hsien feng t'ung pao coin, Emperor Wen Tsung (Ch'ing/Qing)
China, 1851-1861
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: HSIEN / FENG / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Hsien period.)
Reverse Image: Manchu script to the right and left of the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: PAU / SU (Translation: for Kiangsu Mint.)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1851-1861
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 22 mm; 1/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.77.61.493
catalog number
77.61.493
accession number
1977.0796
Credit Line
Stack Family
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Data Source
National Museum of American History