Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Kumwiyong, Court Guard Military Unit, Korea, 1742

Description (Brief):

One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, Court Guard Military Unit

Description (Brief)

Korea, 1742

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Four Chinese characters read top, bottom, right, left

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: SANG / P'YONG / T'ONG / BO (Translation: Always Even Currency)

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Reverse Image: Oyongch'ong, Special Army Unit at top, crescent to left, character for six to the bottom.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: KUM / YUK(Translation: Kumwiyong, Court Guard Military Unit, Six).

Date Made: 1742

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Korea

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, East Asian Coins

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0060.2404Catalog Number: 2017.0060.2404Accession Number: 2017.0060

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)

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

Record Id: nmah_1838448

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