Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Hamgyong Kamyong, Hamgyong Provincial Office, Korea, 1633 - 1891

Description (Brief):

One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, Hamgyong Kamyong, Hamgyong Provincial Office

Description (Brief)

Korea, 1633 - 1891

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 Hamgyong Kamyong, Hamgyong Provincial Office at top, character for two at the bottom.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: HAM / YI (Translation: Character for Hamgyong Kamyong, Hamgyong Provincial Office, two).

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


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Howard F. Bowker Family

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0116.151Accession Number: 2017.0116Catalog Number: 2017.0116.151

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1.5 mm x 30.5 mm; 1/16 in x 1 3/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1845583

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