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

Description (Brief):

One (1) t'ien ch'i t'ung pao coin, Emperor Hsi Tsung (Ming Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1621 - 1628

Description (Brief)

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)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Orthodox script above the hole.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: SHIH / YI / LIANG (Translation: ten / one tael)

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

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Credit Line: Mendel Peterson

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.NU81047.249Catalog Number: NU81047.249Accession Number: 253346

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 mm x 48 mm; 1/8 in x 1 7/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-d7ab-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1829386

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