Kuang Hsu Tung Pao, China, 1875-1908

Kuang Hsu Tung Pao, China, 1875-1908

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Description
One (1) kuang hsu tung pao coin, Emperor Kuang-hsu (Ch'ing/Qing)
China, 1875-1908
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left; dragons around the rim.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KUANG / HSU / TUNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Kuang Hsu period.)
Reverse Image: Orthodox script read right, left, top, bottom.
Reverse Text: Romanization: PEI / YANG / LING / YUNG / I / WEN (Translation: Peiyang Subsidiary one cash piece.)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1875-1908
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 16.5 mm; 1/32 in x 21/32 in
ID Number
NU.77.61.550
catalog number
77.61.550
accession number
1977.0796
Credit Line
Stack Family
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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