Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Ch'ongyungch'ong, General Military Office, Korea, 1742 - 1752

Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Ch'ongyungch'ong, General Military Office, Korea, 1742 - 1752

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One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, General Military Office
Korea, 1742 - 1752
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, crescent to the left, one of the first twenty characters from the Thousand Character Classic to the bottom.
Reverse Text: Romanization: CH'ONG / ? (Translation: Ch'ongyungch'ong, General Military Office, One of the first twenty characters from the Thousand Character Classic). General Information: Value Two.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1742 - 1752
place made
Korea
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.2337
catalog number
2017.0060.2337
accession number
2017.0060
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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