Kuang Hsu Tung Pao, China, 1875-1908

Kuang Hsu Tung Pao, China, 1875-1908

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One (1) kuang hsu yuan pao coin, Feng T'ien Province
China, 1875-1908
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KUANG / HSU / TUNG / PAO (Translation: Original Currency of Kuang Hsu.)
Reverse Image: Orthodox script written in a circle.
Reverse Text: Romanization: FENG / T'IEN / CHI / CH'I / CHU / TSAO / TZU / T'UNG / TANG / SHIH / CH'IEN (Translation: Made in the mint of Fengt'ien, Red copper equal to ten cash.)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1875 - 1908
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 33 mm; 1/32 in x 1 5/16 in
ID Number
NU.77.61.545
catalog number
77.61.545
accession number
1977.0796
Credit Line
Stack Family
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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