Ch'ung Cheng T'ung Pao, China, 1628-1642

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Description (Brief)
One (1) ch'ung cheng t'ung pao coin, Emperor Chuang Lieh Ti (Ming Dynasty)
China, 1628-1642
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CH'UNG / CHENG / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Ch'ung Cheng Period)
Reverse Image: Orthodox script to the right of the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: ERH (Translation: two)
Currently not on view
Date made
1628 - 1642
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 27 mm; 1/32 in x 1 1/16 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Prof. Gee, N. Gist
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History