Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, T'ongyong Naval Office, Korea, 1883

Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, T'ongyong Naval Office, Korea, 1883

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One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, Naval Office
Korea, 1883
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: T'ongyong Naval Office, to the left is the character kye, the tenth Stem, thirtieth character of the Thousand Character Classic to bottom.
Reverse Text: Romanization: T'ONG / KYE / ? (Translation: T'ongyong Naval Office, Thirtieth character of the Thousand Character Classic).
General Information: Value Two
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1883
place made
Korea
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.2495
catalog number
2017.0060.2495
accession number
2017.0060
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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