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Wan Li T'ung Pao, China, 1573-1619

Wan Li T'ung Pao, China, 1573-1619

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Description (Brief)
One (1) wan li t'ung pao coin, Emperor Shen Tsung (Ming Dynasty)
China, 1573 - 1619
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left: value two.
Obverse Text: Romanization: WAN / LI / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Wan Li Period)
Reverse Image: Orthodox character above the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: KUNG (Translation: public)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1573 - 1619
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 24.5 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
NU.32055.690
catalog number
32055.690
accession number
32055
Credit Line
Bequest of George B. Glover
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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