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Ta Ch'ing T'ung Pi, China, 1909-1911

Ta Ch'ing T'ung Pi, China, 1909-1911

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One (1) ta ch'ing t'ung pi coin, Emperor Hsuan T'ung
China, 1909-1911
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left, Manchu script above.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TA / CH'ING / T'UNG / PI / GHE / HUNGE / YUEH / SO / A / NIAI / WEI / LE / HE / CHI / YU / AD.1909 / TANG / CHIH / CH'IEN / ERH / SHIH / WEN (Translation: Copper Coin of the Ta Ch'ing Dynasty, made in the reign of Hsuan T'ung, equal to twenty standard cash.)
Reverse Image: Center, Dragon,Orthodox script at top and bottom.
Reverse Text: Romanization: HSUAN / T'UNG / NIEN / TSAO / TAI / CHING / TI / KUO / COPPER / COIN (Translation: made in the reign of Hsuan T'ung.)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1909 - 1911
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 34 mm; 1/32 in x 1 11/32 in
ID Number
NU.77.61.551
catalog number
77.61.551
accession number
1977.0796
Credit Line
Stack Family
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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