Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, P'yongan Kamyong, P'yongan Provincial Office, Korea, 1883

Description (Brief):

One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, P'yongan Provincial Office

Description (Brief)

Korea, 1883

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)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Character for P'yongan Kamyong, P'yongan Provincial Office at top, character for "equal to" to the right, character for five to the left, character for eight to the bottom.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: P'YONG / TANG / O / P'AL (Translation: P'yongan Kamyong, P'yongan Provincial Office, Equal to, Five, Eight). General Information: Value Five

Date Made: 1883

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: 2017.0060.2579Catalog Number: 2017.0060.2579Accession Number: 2017.0060

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-0a73-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1838623

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