Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Kwangju Kwalliyong, Kwangju Township Military Office in Kyonggi Province, Korea, 1836

Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Kwangju Kwalliyong, Kwangju Township Military Office in Kyonggi Province, Korea, 1836

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One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, Kwangju Township Military Office in Kyonggi Province
Korea, 1836
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: Kwangju Kwalliyong, Kwangju Township Military Office in Kyonggi Province at top, character for heaven at bottom, character for three to the right.
Reverse Text: Romanization: KI / CH'ON / SAM (Translation: Kwangju Kwalliyong, Kwangju Township Military Office in Kyonggi Province, Heaven, Three).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1836
place made
Korea
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.2562
catalog number
2017.0060.2562
accession number
2017.0060
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National Museum of American History
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