T'ien Ch'i T'ung Pao, China, 1621-1628

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One (1) T'ien Ch'i T'ung Pao Coin, Emperor Hsi Tsung (Ming Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1621-1628

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Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left: value two.

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Obverse Text: Romanization: T'IEN / CH'I / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the T'ai Ch'ang Period)

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Reverse Image: Orthodox characters above the hole.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: CHE (Translation: for Chekiang)

Date Made: 1621 - 1628

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, East Asian Coins


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Stack Family

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.77.61.711Accession Number: 1977.0796Catalog Number: 77.61.711

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 24.3 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-e06e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1820642

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