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Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Ch'ongyungch'ong, General Military Office, Korea, 1757

Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Ch'ongyungch'ong, General Military Office, Korea, 1757

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Description (Brief)
One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, General Military Office
Korea, 1757
Obverse Image: Four Chinese characters read top, bottom, right, left
Obverse Text: Romanization: SANG / P'YONG / T'ONG / BO (Translation: Always Even Currency)
Reverse Image: Ch'ongyungch'ong, General Military Office at top, circle to the left, character for one to the bottom.
Reverse Text: Romanization: CH'ONG / IL (Translation: Ch'ongyungch'ong, General Military Office, One).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1757
place made
Korea
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.2318
catalog number
2017.0060.2318
accession number
2017.0060
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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