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Hung Hsi T'ung Pao, China, 1425

Hung Hsi T'ung Pao, China, 1425

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Description (Brief)
One (1) hung hsi t'ung pao coin, Emperor Jen Tsung (Ming Dynasty)
China, 1425
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: HUNG / HSI / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Hung Hsi period.)
Reverse Image: Crescent (nail mark) below hole.
Reverse Text: N/A
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1425
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 22 mm; 1/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.NU81047.230
catalog number
NU81047.230
accession number
253346
Credit Line
Mendel Peterson
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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