Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Kyunyokchong, Government Tithe Office, Korea, 1883

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Description (Brief)
One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, Kyunyokchong, Government Tithe Office
Korea, 1883
Obverse Image: Four Chinese characters read top, bottom, right, left
Obverse Text: Romanization: SANG / P'YONG / T'ONG / BO (Translation: Always Even Currency)
Reverse Image: Character for Kyunyokchong, Government Tithe Office at top, character for two to the bottom, denomination read right to left.
Reverse Image: Romanization KYUN / YI / SANG / O (Character for Kyunyokchong, Government Tithe Office, two, Value Five).
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Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 2 mm x 32 mm; 3/32 in x 1 1/4 in
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Credit Line
Howard F. Bowker Family
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National Museum of American History