Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Hullyondogam Military Training Command, Korea, 1633 - 1891

Description (Brief):

One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, Hullyondogam Military Training Command

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)

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Reverse Image: Character for Hullyondogam Military Training Command at top, character for "to produce" at bottom, crescent to left, character for two to right.

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Reverse Text: Romanization: HOON / SAENG / YI (Translation: Character for Hullyondogam Military Training Command, to produce, Two ).

Description (Brief)

General Information: Seed coin.

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: 2017.0116.200Catalog Number: 2017.0116.200Accession Number: 2017.0116

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 24.1 mm; 1/32 in x 15/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1845900

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