Hung Kuang T'ung Pao, China, 1645

Description (Brief):

One (1) hung kuang t'ung pao coin, Yu Shung, known as Fu Wang (Ming Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1645

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: HUNG / KUANG / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Hung Kuang period)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Seal script above the hole.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: FENG (Translation: for Feng-yang, under the jurisdiction of Ma Shih-ying, the Governor-General.

Date Made: 1645

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: Bequest of George B. Glover

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.32055.783Catalog Number: 32055.783Accession Number: 32055

Object Name: coin

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


Record Id: nmah_1828607

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