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Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Oyongch'ong, Special Army Unit, Korea, 1742

Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Oyongch'ong, Special Army Unit, Korea, 1742

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Description (Brief)
One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, Special Army Unit
Korea, 1742
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: Oyongch'ong, Special Army Unit at top, character for seven to the bottom.
Reverse Text: Romanization: YONG / CH'IL(Translation: Oyongch'ong, Special Army Unit, Seven).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1742
place made
Korea
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.2342
catalog number
2017.0060.2342
accession number
2017.0060
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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