Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Kyongnichong, Government Office of Pukhan Mountain Fortress, Korea, 1633 - 1891

Description (Brief):

One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, Kyongnichong, Government Office of Pukhan Mountain Fortress

Description (Brief)

Korea, 1727 - 1757

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 Kyongnichong, Government Office of Pukhan Mountain Fortress at top, character for nine.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: KYEUNG (or king) / KU (Translation: Kyongnichong, Government Office of Pukhan Mountain Fortress, nine).

Date Made: 1633 - 1891

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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Credit Line: Howard F. Bowker Family

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0116.116Catalog Number: 2017.0116.116Accession Number: 2017.0116

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1.2 mm x 25.7 mm; 1/16 in x 1 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-4b45-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1845224

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