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

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 Chia Ch'ing period.)

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

Reverse Text: Romanization: PAU / WU (Translation: for Wuch'ang Mint, Hupeh Province.)

Date Made: 1821-1850

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: Sebald, William J.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.66.13312Catalog Number: 66.13312Accession Number: 268682

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 24.5 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-000a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1822439

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