Tao Kuang T'ung Pao, China, 1821-1850

Tao Kuang T'ung Pao, China, 1821-1850

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Description
One (1) tao kuang t'ung pao coin, Emperor Hsuan Tsung (Ch'ing/Qing)
China, 1821 - 1850
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TAO / KUANG / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Tao Kuang period.)
Reverse Image: Manchu script to the right and left of the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: PAU / YUWAN (Translation: for Pao Yuan, Board of Works mint.)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1821 - 1850
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 22 mm; 1/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.77.61.457
catalog number
77.61.457
accession number
1977.0796
Credit Line
Stack Family
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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