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, Manchu script to the left.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: TUNG / TUNG (Translation: for Shan-tung, in which province a mint was established in 1649.)

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: Mendel Peterson

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.NU81047.519Catalog Number: NU81047.519Accession Number: 253346

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 28 mm; 1/32 in x 1 3/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1830219

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