5 Cash, China, 1901

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 cash coin, Kuang-hsu (Ch'ing/Qing)
China, Kiangsu Province, 1901
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left; with Manchu inscription for Kiangsu read center.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KUANG / HSU / YUAN / PAO / NAN / CHIANG / SHENG / TSAO / MEI / YUAN / TANG / CHIH / CH'IEN / WU / WEN
Reverse Image: Center, front facing dragon.
Reverse Text: KIANG- / SOO / FIVE / CASH
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1901
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.1217
catalog number
2017.0060.1217
accession number
2017.0060
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Data Source
National Museum of American History