Chia Ch'ing T'ung Pao, China, 1796-1821

Description:

One (1) chia ch'ing t'ung pao coin, Emperor Jen Ch'ung Jui Huang Ti (Ch'ing/Qing)

China, 1796-1821

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

Obverse Text: Romanization: CHIA / CH'ING / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Chia Ch'ing period.)

Reverse Image: Manchu script to the right and left of the hole.

Reverse Text: Romanization: PAU / CH'IOWAN (Translation: for Board of Revenue Mint.)

Date Made: 1796-1821

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

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

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Credit Line: Stack Family

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.77.61.425Catalog Number: 77.61.425Accession Number: 1977.0796

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 28.5 mm; 1/32 in x 1 1/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-e5da-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1822358

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