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Ch'ung Cheng T'ung Pao, China, 1628-1642

Ch'ung Cheng T'ung Pao, China, 1628-1642

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Description (Brief)
One (1) ch'ung cheng t'ung pao coin, Emperor Chuang Lieh Ti (Ming Dynasty)
China, 1628 - 1642
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CH'UNG / CHENG / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Ch'ung Cheng Period)
Reverse Image: Orthodox script above the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: CHU (Translation: Office, department)
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
1628 - 1642
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 23.8 mm; 1/32 in x 15/16 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Peterson, Mendel
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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