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Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Tanch'on Kwalliyong, Tanch'on Township Military Office, Korea, 1887

Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Tanch'on Kwalliyong, Tanch'on Township Military Office, Korea, 1887

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One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, Tanch'on Township Military Office
Korea, 1887
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: Tanch'on Kwalliyong, Tanch'on Township Military Office, character for five on the left, characters for "equal to" on the right, character for eight to the bottom.
Reverse Text: Romanization: CH'UN / O / TANG / P'AL (Translation: Tanch'on Kwalliyong, Tanch'on Township Military Office, Five, Equal To, Eight).
General Information: Value Five
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1887
place made
Korea
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.2561
catalog number
2017.0060.2561
accession number
2017.0060
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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