Shun Chih T'ung Pao, China, 1644-1662

Description (Brief):

One (1) shun chih t'ung pao coin, Emperor Shih Tsu(Ch'ing/Qing)

Description (Brief)

China, 1644-1662

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: SHUN / CHIH / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Shun Chih period.)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Orthodox script to the right of the hole.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: YI / LI / LIN (Translation: 1/1000 of tael of silver, for Lin-ch'ing, a prefectural city in Shan-tung, where a mint was opened in 1644.)

Date Made: 1644-1662

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: Prof. Gee, N. Gist

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.289033.087Catalog Number: 289033.087Accession Number: 58975

Object Name: coin

Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 24 mm; 1/32 in x 15/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1830045

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