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Li Yung T'ung Pao, China, 1678-1681

Li Yung T'ung Pao, China, 1678-1681

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Description (Brief)
One (1) li yung t'ung pao coin, Wu San-kuei (Ch'ing/Qing Rebel)
China, 1678-1681
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: LI / YUNG / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Li Yung mint)
Reverse Image: Orthodox character to the right of the hole; design has been carved into the rim on both obverse and reverse.
Reverse Text: Romanization: YUN (Translation: for the province of Yun-nan)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1678 - 1681
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 25.5 mm; 1/32 in x 1 in
ID Number
NU.NU81047.263
catalog number
NU81047.263
accession number
253346
Credit Line
Mendel Peterson
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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