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

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

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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 script above the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: FU (Translation: together with the other 9 coins of this production, the reverse texts write out "The Governor-Generals, the Taotais, and the Prefects are charged by the Emperor to guard Yueh, and assist Ming to settle the State")
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1646 - 1659
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.0544
catalog number
2017.0060.0544
accession number
2017.0060
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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