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Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Hullyondogam, Military Training Command, Korea, 1857

Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Hullyondogam, Military Training Command, Korea, 1857

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One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, Military Training Command
Korea, 1857
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: Hullyondogam, Military Training Command, character for five to the left, character for upright below.
Reverse Text: Romanization: HUN / CHONG / O (Translation: Kumwiyong, Military Training Command, Upright, Five).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1857
place made
Korea
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.2426
catalog number
2017.0060.2426
accession number
2017.0060
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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