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Yung Li T'ung Pao, China, 1646-1659

Yung Li T'ung Pao, China, 1646-1659

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Description (Brief)
One (1) yung li t'ung pao coin, Yung Ming Wang, Prince of the Everlasting Ming (Ming Dynasty)
China, 1646-1659
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: YUNG / LI / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Yung Li period)
Reverse Image: Orthodox text above and below the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: WU / LI (Translation: equal to five Li of silver)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1646 - 1659
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.32055.810
catalog number
32055.810
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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