Tao Kuang T'ung Pao, China, 1821-1850

Tao Kuang T'ung Pao, China, 1821-1850

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Description (Brief)
One (1) tao kuang t'ung pao coin, Emperor Hsuan Tsung (Ch'ing/Qing)
China, 1821-1850
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TAO / KUANG / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Tao Kuang period.)
Reverse Image: Manchu script to the right and left of the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: PAU / T'UNG (Translation: for Ta-tung in Shansi.)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1821-1850
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 26 mm; 1/32 in x 1 1/32 in
ID Number
NU.92246.090
catalog number
92246.090
accession number
92246
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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