Ch'ung Cheng T'ung Pao Amulet, China, 1628 - 1642

Description (Brief):

One (1) ch'ung cheng t'ung pao coin, Emperor Chuang Lieh Ti (Ming Dynasty)

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China, 1628 - 1642

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

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Obverse Text: Romanization: CH'UNG / CHENG / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Ch'ung Cheng Period)

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Reverse Image: Horse with Orthodox characters above and below.

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Reverse Text: N/A

Date Made: 1628 - 1642

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: ChinaAssociated Place: 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.77.61.571Catalog Number: 77.61.571Accession Number: 1977.0796

Object Name: amulet

Physical Description: bronze (overall material)Measurements: overall: 4 mm x 117 mm; 5/32 in x 4 19/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-72b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1827587

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