10 Cash, China, n.d.

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 cash coin, Emperor Ts Tung (Manchu Dynasty)
China, n.d.
Obverse Image: Four Orthodox characters in a pearled circle with Orthodox and Manchu text above and solely Orthodox text below; to the left and right are rosettes.
Obverse Text: KUANG / HSU / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Kuang Hsu period; the text above and below dictates the date and mint of production.)
Reverse Image: Dragon in a central, pearled circle with rosettes to the left and right, English text above and below.
Reverse Text: EOO- / KIEN / 10 / CASH
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Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 28 mm; 1/32 in x 1 3/32 in
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Credit Line
Pelham, Herbert
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History


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