Kuang Hsu T'ung Pao, China, 1875-1912

Kuang Hsu T'ung Pao, China, 1875-1912

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Description (Brief)
One (1) kuang hsu t'ung pao coin, trial strike, Emperor Te Tsung Ching (Qing Dynasty)
China, 1875 - 1912
Obverse Image: Text read top, bottom, right, left AND/OR top, right, bottom left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KUANG / HSU / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: The Currency of the Kuang Hsu Period / The Currency of the Inauguration)
Reverse Image: Two Mongol characters to the left of the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: PAU / CH'UAN (Translation: Manchu for Szechuan).
General Information: Ferracute Machine Company
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
1875 - 1912
place made
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
overall: 1.5 mm x 24.5 mm; 1/16 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Hallman, Russell
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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