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Nineteen Far Eastern coins:: CM.710-2006

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Nineteen Far Eastern coins:


De Zong (1871-1908) (Ruler)
Kucha (Mint)
Kuîa (Mint)


China, Xinjiang province, Æ 10-cash, Emperor De Zong (1875-1908), Kucha mint, 1888-91 (Hartill 22.1487; cf. Zhu 330), 3.03g. From Early World Coins List 43, no. 115.


History note: Tye 2006 List 43 No 115

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 24.29 mm
Image(width): 24.04 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Kuîa

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2006-11-20) by Tye, Robert


1878 - 1891 1891

Components of the work

Object: composed of copper Weight 3.03 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Manchu & Chinese

  • Text: Ku shi
  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.710-2006
Primary reference Number: 174408
Hartill: 22.1487
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Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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