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Nineteen Far Eastern coins:: CM.696-2006

An image of Cash (Vietnamese money)

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Current Location: In storage


Nineteen Far Eastern coins:


Ruler: Le Hien Tong (1740-1786)
Ruler: Canh Hung (1740-1776) (With the title of)




Annam (Vietnam), Æ cash, Canh Hung Thong Bao, 1740-76 (Barker 68), 2.43g. From Early World Coins List 43, no. 101.


History note: Early World Coins List 43 No. 101

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 24.17 mm
Image(width): 23.63 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2006-11-20) by Early World Coins


1740 - 1776

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Weight 2.43 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Canh Hung Thong Bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.696-2006
Primary reference Number: 180609
Barker: 68.10/13
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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