T'ung Chih Chung Pao, China, 1862-1874

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Description
One (1) t'ung chih chung pao coin, Emperor Mu Tsung (Ch'ing/Qing)
China, 1862-1874
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: T'UNG / CHIH / CHUNG / PAO (Translation: Heavy currency of the T'ung Chih period.)
Reverse Image: Manchu script to the right and left of the hole; Chinese script above and below.
Reverse Text: Romanization: PAU / CHE / TANG / SHIH (Translation: for Chechiang Province Mint, Equal to 10.)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1862-1874
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 21.5 mm; 1/32 in x 27/32 in
ID Number
NU.77.61.515
catalog number
77.61.515
accession number
1977.0796
Credit Line
Stack Family
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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